• Lab Research

    Maastro Lab is a basic science and translational research laboratory embedded within the Research School GROW and the Faculty of Health Medicine and Life Sciences at Maastricht University.
  • Clinical Research

    In the Clinical Research division we perfom clinical trials in order to improve tolerance and efficacy and decrease side effects of cancer care.
  • Physics Research

    Focused on improving patient’s lives by research into PET-CT imaging, ultrasound imaging, novel CT imaging and small animal pre-clinical imaging. Other topics include brachytherapy dose calculations and particle beam radiotherapy.
  • Data Science

    In the Data Science division we build privacy preserving clinical data infrastructures, learn models from data to predict cancer outcomes and build model-based decision support systems for better cancer care.
  • MAASTRO clinic Research

    Research in MAASTRO clinic is focussed on implementing technological advances to improve normal tissue sparing, enhancing tumor control by combination Immuno-Radiotherapy and developing Shared Decision models to select the best treatment for the patient. Our translational research is focused on targeting the tumor microenvironment.


    The MAASTRO Trial office is a professional accredited department that coordinates clinical trials according to the GCP guidelines. View all MAASTRO clinic’s current trials.

    Internships and PhD positions

    At MAASTRO clinic we offer different (research) internships. Regularly we offer specific PhD vacancies.

    If you are interested in internships or if you would you like to request for information, please contact us by email: academy@maastro.nl


      • 8 FEBRUARI 2019

      Less side effects with proton therapy; first patient treated

      Maastricht – On Tuesday 7 February, MAASTRO’s new proton therapy centre in Maastricht (Netherlands)  treated a patient with proton therapy for the first time. Proton therapy is an innovative technique that substantially reduces the risk of side effects…

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      • 14 JANUARI 2019

      Have a look behind the scenes of MAASTRO!

      Curious what working in the field of radiotherapy is like? Especially for health care providers and students, we are offering an information meeting and tour within MAASTRO on Thursday 24 January 2019. Registration is mandatory via an email to academy@maastro.nl….

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      • 1 NOVEMBER 2018
      Klinische big data helpen bij behandeling op maat

      Klinische big data helpen bij behandeling op maat

      Prof. dr. Andre Dekker of MAASTRO Clinic held the “Sir Godfrey Hounsfield memorial lecture”, organized by the British Institute of Radiology. This prestigious lecture, named after Nobel laureate and inventor of the CT scanner Sir Godfrey Hounsfield,…

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      • 10 OKTOBER 2018
      Eurostars Achievement Award for 2 MAASTRO clinic research divisions

      Eurostars Achievement Award for 2 MAASTRO clinic research divisions

      During the Innovation Expo “Global challenges, Dutch solutions” in Rotterdam on October 4th, MAASTRO clinic’s research divisions Physics Research and Knowledge Engineering received an Achievement Award from Eurostars Eurostars is a European joint programme…

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