OOA is a joint graduate school of the VUmc, NKI-AvL and AMC, dedicated to the training of PhD students working in the field of Oncology. 

OOA retreat 2017OOA retreat, October 11 - 13Basic Microscopy course, October 23 - 27Programming in Matlab for beginnersBasic Medical Statistics, November 13-17

Strong integration of basic, translational and clinical oncology research
OOA, accredited most recently by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences (KNAW) for the period 2016 – 2021, provides an educational programme for PhD students in the Amsterdam region. The strength of OOA comes from integration of basic, translational and clinical research of the three institutes.

This website gives you an overview of our education programme and a brief description of ongoing research. Please contact us, or check our folder for more detailed information.

testProf. dr. Arjan W. Griffioen
Prof.dr. Hein te Riele
Dr. Marcel Spaargaren
Patty Lagerweij
Renske Muns-de Jong
Dr. Esther Ruhé