Reviewers from University Medical Center Groningen
I have a background in psychology and epidemiology, and work as a senior researcher in the field of psychiatry. My main research interests lie in the development of patient-centered diagnostic and prediction models, and more specifically, methodological and/or statistical approaches that can be used for this.
My methodological/statistical interests lie in (modern) psychometrics, modeling of (intensive) longitudinal data, prediction modeling and machine learning.
Dr. Remco Koster works as Scientist at PRA Health Sciences in Assen, The Netherlands. He has been working in the field of bioanalysis for over 15 years, where he has developed numerous analytical methods using LC–MS/MS. His research focuses on the development and validation of high-speed extraction and analysis methods for drugs and drugs of abuse in matrices like blood, plasma, hair, saliva and dried blood spots. In 2015 he obtained his PhD on the subject “The influence of the sample matrix on LC-MS/MS method development and analytical performance”. In his work as a Scientist he is responsible for the development of LC-MS/MS methods within with the Science team and is a coach for students and colleagues who perform research. He is a (co-)author of more than 22 publications. He has been actively involved in the field of dried blood spot research since 2012.
I work as a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Psychiatry of the University Medical Center Groningen and the research group Developmental Psychology of the University of Groningen. I am interested in the development and treatment of depression and anxiety disorders.