prof. dr. W.W. (W.W.) van Solinge

prof. dr. W.W. (W.W.) van Solinge

Full Professor
prof. dr. W.W. (W.W.) van Solinge
  • Central Diagnostic Laboratory



Wouter van Solinge (1962) studied Pharmaceutical Sciences at Utrecht University. After finishing his studies in 1988, he moved to Copenhagen, Denmark for a period of four years to work at the University Hospital (Rigshospitalet). End of 1992, he started his residency at the Meander Medical Center in Amersfoort, to become a clinical chemist. He became a registered clinical chemist in February 1997 and accepted a job as clinical chemist and staff member both at the Meander Medical Center and at the University Medical Center St Radboud in Nijmegen. In September 1998, Van Solinge moved to the University Medical Center Utrecht, to work as clinical chemist and staff member at the Central Diagnostic Laboratory. In April 2000 he became Associate Head of Department and in April 2002, Head of Department. He became professor of Laboratory Medicine in December 2003. In 2004 he started the Utrecht Patient Oriented Database (UPOD), a translational database containing all data on patients treated at the UMC Utrecht, for research purposes.

In addition, among other, he was the Medical Director of the Division of Laboratories and Pharmacy from October 2007 and Chairman of the Division since June 2012 until September 2016.

Within the UMC Utrecht he was until January 2020 the Ambassador for eHealth & Big Data. In that capacity he was responsible for the corporate program Applied Data Analytics in Medicine (ADAM).

From January 2020 until now Wouter van Solinge is Section-Editor NTvG for Clinical Chemistry and for Digital Health.

Since December 2021 he is Visiting Professor at the Department of Genomic Medicine, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.



Side Activities

Without remuneration

From January 2020 until now Wouter van Solinge is Section-Editor "Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde" for Clinical Chemistry and for Digital Health.

Since December 2021 he is Visiting Professor at the Department of Genomic Medicine, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Research Output (266)

A machine learning approach using endpoint adjudication committee labels for the identification of sepsis predictors

Niemantsverdriet Michael, de Hond Titus, Höfer IE, van Solinge W.W., Bellomo Domenico, Oosterheert JJ, Kaasjager Karin, Haitjema Saskia 23 Dec 2022, In: BMC Emergency Medicine. 22 , p. 1-10

Shorter laboratory turnaround time is associated with shorter emergency department length of stay:a retrospective cohort study

Vrijsen Bram E L, Haitjema Saskia, Westerink Jan, Hulsbergen-Veelken Cornelia A R, van Solinge Wouter W, Ten Berg Maarten J 21 Dec 2022, In: BMC Emergency Medicine. 22

A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing:Reuse of Routinely Obtained Laboratory Data in Research

Overmars L Malin, Niemantsverdriet Michael S A, Groenhof T Katrien J, De Groot Mark C H, Hulsbergen-Veelken Cornelia A R, Van Solinge Wouter W, Musson Ruben E A, Ten Berg Maarten J, Hoefer Imo E, Haitjema Saskia 18 Nov 2022, In: Journal of Medical Internet Research. 24

Transfusion burden in early childhood plays an important role in iron overload in Diamond-Blackfan anaemia

de Wilde Jonathan R A, van Dooijeweert Birgit, van Vuren Annelies J, Huisman Elise J, Smiers Frans J, van der Veer Arian, van Wijk Richard, van Solinge Wouter W, Nieuwenhuis Edward E S, van Beers Eduard J, Bartels Marije Nov 2022, In: EJHaem. 3 , p. 1300-1304 5 p.

Proton pump inhibition for secondary hemochromatosis in hereditary anemia:a phase III placebo-controlled randomized cross-over clinical trial.

van Vuren Annelies, Kerkhoffs Jean Louis, Schols Saskia, Rijneveld Anita, Nur Erfan, Peereboom Dore, Gandon Yves, Welsing Paco, van Wijk Richard, Schutgens Roger, van Solinge Wouter, Marx Joannes, Leiner Tim, Biemond Bart, van Beers Eduard 26 Apr 2022, In: American Journal of Hematology. 97 , p. 924-932 9 p.

Safety and efficacy of mitapivat, an oral pyruvate kinase activator, in sickle cell disease:a phase 2, open-label study

van Dijk Myrthe J, Rab Minke A E, van Oirschot Brigitte A, Bos Jennifer, Derichs Cleo, Rijneveld Anita W, Cnossen Marjon H, Nur Erfan, Biemond Bart J, Bartels Marije, Jans Judith J M, van Solinge Wouter W, Schutgens Roger E G, van Wijk Richard, van Beers Eduard J 5 Apr 2022, In: American Journal of Hematology. 97 , p. E226-E229

Sepsis labels defined by claims-based methods are ill-suited for training machine learning algorithms

de Hond Titus A.P., Niemantsverdriet Michael S.A., van Solinge Wouter W., Oosterheert Jan Jelrik, Haitjema Saskia, Kaasjager Karin A.H. 29 Mar 2022, In: Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 28 , p. 1170-1171 2 p.

Describing Characteristics and Differences of Neutrophils in Sepsis, Trauma, and Control Patients in Routinely Measured Hematology Data

Joosse Huibert Jan, Huisman Albert, van Solinge Wouter, Hietbrink Falco, Hoefer Imo, Haitjema Saskia 9 Mar 2022, In: Biomedicines. 10 , p. 1-10

GATA-1 Defects in Diamond–Blackfan Anemia:Phenotypic Characterization Points to a Specific Subset of Disease

van Dooijeweert Birgit, Kia Sima Kheradmand, Dahl Niklas, Fenneteau Odile, Leguit Roos, Nieuwenhuis Edward, van Solinge Wouter, van Wijk Richard, Da Costa Lydie, Bartels Marije Mar 2022, In: Genes. 13 , p. 1-12

Transportability and Implementation Challenges of Early Warning Scores for Septic Shock in the ICU:A Perspective on the TREWScore

Niemantsverdriet Michael S A, Varkila Meri R J, Vromen-Wijsman Jacqueline L P, Hoefer Imo E, Bellomo Domenico, van Vliet Martin H, van Solinge Wouter W, Cremer Olaf L, Haitjema Saskia 8 Feb 2022, In: Frontiers in medicine. 8

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