Marieke Ploegmakers is working as a radiologist at Radboud University Medical Center since 2009. She was a Radiology resident between 2004-2009 at the department of Radiology at the RadboudUMC and Jeroen Bosch Hospital at ‘s-Hertogenbosch. Her primary specialization is musculoskeletal radiology. She holds a European Diploma in Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR) since 2012. Furthermore, she is active in abdominal radiology and non-vascular interventional radiology. In addition to her dedication to clinical work, she is also actively participating in several scientific research projects. Mostly in the field of muscle diseases such as myotonic dystrophy and Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD). She has written several peer reviewed publications.