Dirk De Ridder

Visiting Professor of Healthcare

Dirk De Ridder is Director of Quality at UZ Leuven and sits on the hospital’s board. His previous roles include chairman of the urology department – and department head of the Leuven Institute for Healthcare Policy at KU Leuven.

He’s the strategic coordinator of the Flemish Hospital Network and also co-director of the Health Sciences & Business Institute – a collaboration between the Leuven Institute for Healthcare Policy and Vlerick.

Dirk is a Visiting Professor at Vlerick, and is actively involved in the Vlerick Healthcare Management Centre.

Who am I?

  • Visiting Professor at Vlerick Business School
  • Doctor in Medical Sciences (Urology) at KU Leuven
  • Urologist at UZ Leuven

My expertise

  • Healthcare management