Prof. W.A. van GoolPresident Prof. W.A. van Gool

Pim van Gool has been appointed President of the Health Council of the Netherlands (Gezondheidsraad) from 1 September 2012.

He was born in 1957 and studied medicine at the University of Amsterdam, where he gained a doctorate for an experimental study of cerebral aging in an animal model performed at the Netherlands Institute for Brain Research. He has more than 30 years’ experience in healthcare and research. He was appointed professor of Neurology, with special reference to dementias, at the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam in 2000.

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