In Memoriam Dirk Wildemeersch

13/12/2018 - 13:26

WildemeerschOn 14 November 2018 Dr. Dirk Wildemeersch has passed away at the age of 74. Dirk was a very active member of the ESC in the early 90ies being the Editor of the first versions of the Newsletter.

Dr. Dirk Wildemeersch completed his medical training at the University of Ghent, Belgium, and graduated in gynecology in 1976, in South Africa. He returned to Belgium and started a gynecological practice. His research and development activities started in 1985, after 10 years of busy gynecological and obstetrical practice, in collaboration with a group of gynecologists at the University of Ghent, Belgium, guided by Prof. Michel Thiery. The IUD-group later became known as the International Study Group on Intrauterine Drug Delivery.

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