Prof. Dr L. J. Schultze Kool (1954) studied medicine at Leiden University. He specialized in radiology and obtained his PhD in 1994. From 1993 on he was section head angio-intervention at the Radiology Department of the Leiden University Medical Center. In 1997 he became Head of the Department of Radiology at the AvL in Amsterdam. Since March 1, 2002 he has been head of the Department of Interventional Radiology at Radboud University Nijmegen Medial Centre. He was appointed Professor of Interventional Radiology at the Radboud University Nijmegen on September 1, 2007.