Johanna W. Wilmink

(Principal Investigator), Prof. MD PhD


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Medical Oncology

Research interests

Hanneke Wilmink is Professor Medical Oncology at the Amsterdam UMC. She specialises in:

  1. Upper gastro-intestinal oncology, with a special focus on pancreatic cancer
    • Improving the prognosis of pancreatic cancer patients through innovative clinical and translational research
    • The clinical trial participants as well as the existing biobank are the main source for the development and validation of prognostic and predictive markers in blood and tumor tissues.
    • Dutch Pancreatic Cancer Group: improving outcomes of pancreatic cancer (
  2. Cancer and metabolism
    • To develop new therapies with a specific focus on cancer metabolism.


  • Staff member Department of Medical Oncology, Amsterdam UMC
  • Board member of the Dutch Pancreatic Cancer Group (DPCG)

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

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