Experience in boards

Curriculum vitae Merel (Jelméra) Ritskes-Hoitinga

November 2017

EXPERIENCE IN BOARDS

>2017

Member of Executive Committee of ‘Healthy Society’, a multidisciplinary research

Consortium at the Radboud University

>2016

Member “Medische Adviesraad” Reumazorg Nederland

>2016

Secretary ECLAM

>2015

Secretary elect ECLAM

2009-2014

Chair of the Executive Committee of Laboratory Animals Ltd. www.lal.org.uk

2008-2012

Member of the “Centrale Commissie Dierproeven (CCD)”, central advisory committee on animal experimentation for the ministry

2007-2008

Member of the FELASA accreditation board for teaching and training, www.felasa.eu

>2007

Member Editorial Council “Grenzen aan de zorg”, NFU (NederlandseFederatie van Universitair Medische Centra)

>2006

Member TRAIN (Three R’s Alternatives Initiating Network)

2006-2011

Member of the ZonMW committee on 3R Alternatives, The Netherlands

2006-2010

Member Raad van Toezicht, Stichting Informatie Dierproeven (SID)

2006

Chair of the scientific quality committee of the ZonMW fund for alternatives, The Netherlands (wetenschappelijke kwaliteitscommissie)

2006-2007

Member of the national Committee on Biotechnology (CBD), The Netherlands

2005-2006

President of the FELASA board (www.felasa.eu)

2004-2009

Chair of the COST working group on Refinement of procedures, COST action B24: Laboratory Animal Science and Welfare

2004-2009

Member of the Management committee of COST action B24

2000-2004

Vice-president for the working groups in the FELASA Board

>2004

Member of the grants board of the ESLAV-ECLAM foundation

>2003

Member of the Executive Committee, Laboratory Animals Ltd. (www.lal.org.uk). Since 2008 Vice-chair.

2001-2004

Chairperson Ethical Review Committee H. Lundbeck A/S, Denmark

2001-2003

Study leader in the research group of the Center for Bioethics (leader Prof. Dr. Phil. Peter Sandoe) focussing on the ethics and welfare of genetically modified mice

2000

Member of the central Danish Ethical Review Committee, representing the Danish Agricultural and Veterinary Research Council

2000-2002

Member of the “programmacommissie Zorgonderzoek Nederland”, providing funding to Dutch projects on alternatives

1999-2000

Member of the FELASA board, representing ScandLAS

>1998

Member of the Council of Management, Laboratory Animals Ltd.

1997-2005

Danish representative in ICLAS for the Danish Agricultural and Veterinary Research Council.

1993-1996

Member of the FELASA Board, representing the NVP

1991-1996

Secretary and President of the NVP Board