Farah Kools

Program Manager

PhD candidate, Department of Biomedical Sciences, UMC Utrecht


Farah is a PhD candidate at the UMC Utrecht focusing on innovation in biomedical education and implementation of translational research. She has a biomedical sciences degree from Utrecht University and is involved in many international initiatives revolving around new forms of education and creating measurable societal impact in the medical field. With her research Farah, ultimately seeks to help bridge the gap between bench and bedside through changing the current research culture, shifting focus towards clearer societal gains, and re-thinking educational requirements.

Within the Co-Create Challenge Farah, is involved in course design, day-to-day organization and coaching.