Sjerp Weima

S. Weima, PhD

clinical embryologist

Focus areas



UMC Utrecht
Afdeling Voortplantingsgeneeskunde
T: 088 7558880


Curriculum vitae

S. Weima, PhD is a clinical embryologist at Utrecht UMC’s Reproductive Medicine Laboratory. He studied biology at Groningen University and got his PhD from the KNAW’s Hubrecht Institute, where he was supervised by Professor S.W. de Laat, in 1989. His doctoral research focused on cell biology and biochemistry studies investigating differentiation of human embryonal carcinoma cells. From 1990 to 1992 he was in charge of a biotechnology laboratory at the Hubrecht Institute which grew and enriched farm animals in vitro. He served on several committees of the Health Council and is the chairman of the Dutch Association of Clinical Embryologists as well as a member of Utrecht UMC’s Standing Committee on Reproductive Medicine.