Welcome to our list of WIT mentors.  The mentors are shown by TTS region (i.e., Asia, Europe, Latin America, Middle East and Africa, North America and finally Oceania).


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Carla C. Baan, PhD, is Associate Professor and head of the Transplantation Laboratory at Erasmus Medical Center, University Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Her position involves the supervision of doctorate research related to the role of cytokines, regulatory T cells and mesenchymal stem cells in clinical organ transplantation. Dr Baan obtained her doctorate from Erasmus University.

Dr Baan has served as the primary author for over 30 peer-reviewed articles and has contributed to 90 additional publications. She serves as a reviewer for the American Journal of Transplantation, Transplantation Proceedings, Transplantation, the Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Transplant International, Human Immunology, Transplant Immunology and European Journal of Immunology. She is the chair of the Basic Science Committee of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, a member of the Basic Science Committee of the Transplantation Society, and a member of the International Cytokine Society, the Dutch Transplantation Society, the Dutch Immunology Society and the Dutch Nephrology Society.