Prof. Koenraad Devriendt

Clinical Geneticist and Professor of Genetics and Embryology

Center for Human Genetics
UZ Leuven
Herestraat 49
B - 3000 Leuven


Tel: + 32 16 345 903
Fax: + 32 16 346 060

Professor Koenraad Devriendt is a clinical geneticist at the Center for Human Genetics at the University Hospital of Leuven, Belgium and a Senior clinical investigator of the FWO / Fund Scientific Research Flanders. Special interests are dysmorphology, developmental delay and congenital malformations including orofacial clefting and congenital heart defects. His research focuses on the same disorders, and aims to delineate and characterize novel and existing disorders and studying their molecular origin and pathogenesis. Professor Devriendt teaches the medical genetics and embryology course at the K.U.Leuven and K.U.L-Kortrijk. He is editor-in-chief of the European Journal of Medical Genetics.