Dennis Mook-Kanamori

Dr. Dennis Mook-Kanamori is a clinical epidemiologist and a family practice physician based at the Leiden University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from the University of Leiden (2005), his PhD from Erasmus University Rotterdam (2010) and his Dutch board certification for family practice in 2014. His main field of research is multi-omics approaches of complex diseases with a focus on cardiometabolic diseases. He has published over 100 articles in the field of genomic, metabolomic, proteomic, glycomic and methylation biomarkers in relation to obesity, type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. Since 2018, he is also a part-time clinical research consultant for Metabolon, Inc., a provider of non-targeted metabolomics measurements. Besides his work as a clinical research, he works two days per week as a general practitioner in The Hague. In the coming years, he aims to investigate the prospect of precision medicine in primary care