Dr. ir. Johan J.M. Pel
Assistant professor neuroscience at Erasmus MC.
Johan obtained his MSc degree in Biomedical Mechanical Engineering, Twente University, Enschede, in 1997. In 2007, he obtained his PhD from the department of Urology of the Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam. Since 2007, Johan is Assistant professor at the department of Neuroscience of the Erasmus MC, where he teaches medical physics. His scientific research focuses on development of new diagnostic markers in the field of sensory and motor integration in humans. His current projects relating to translational medicine include, amongst others, cerebral visual impairment in preterm born children, eye movement perimetry, implementation of eyetracking in clinical practice, and eye-hand coordination in patients with neurodegenerative diseases.