24 March – Workshop: Printing your Thesis 

24 February – Pimp my: Wine Tasting @ Chateau Amsterdam 

Every Friday in January – Pimp my Ice Skating x Skits @ Jaap Edenbaan 

11th January – ASAP New Year Drinks @ Kopstootbar

13th January – Pimp my: Thesis layout (ASAP x Proefschriftmaken)



Every Wednesday in November – Pimp my Yoga 

21nd November – PhD Skills lab 

19th October – Pimp my: Visual Storytelling

27th September – Illustrator Workshop PhD

22nd September – End of Summer Drinks @ Hannekes Boom

1st July – Confidential Coffee

5th June – Confidential Coffee

2nd June – Pimp my: Road Finder

25th May – Early Spring Drinks

18th May – Pimp my: Proefschriftmaken

6th May – Confidential Coffee

2nd May – Pimp my: running

25th April – Pimp my: data management plan

21st April – Pimp my: monitor part 4

13th April – PhD Drinks and Dinner @ BAUT Oost

4th April – Pimp my: Monitor part 3

1st April – Confidential Coffee

21st March – Pimp my: Data Visualization (workshop)

11th March – Science Night

4th March – Confidential Coffee

1st March – Pimp my: Grant Application

22nd February – Pimp my: Data Visualization (lecture)

16th February – Pimp my: Good Food

7th February – Pimp my: Monitor part 2

4th February – Confidential Coffee

26th January – Pimp my: Beleggen

20th January – The New Year’s Pubquiz 2022

17th January – Pimp my: Monitor part 1


10th November  – The Printer’s Fair

28th October – PhD Starter Kit: How to read and review a scientific paper

17th October – Pimp my: Amsterdam half-marathon

14th October – Pimp my: thesis layout

30th September – Pimp my: Resilience

16th September – Skills lab: Present like a boss

7th September – Pimp my: Coffee Cup

24th June –  Pimp my: fail your way forward by Mind Elevator

19th, 20th or 21st April  – FAMELAB 2021 Pitch competition

16th April – Digital Career Event

26th February – Pimp My: Emotional Intelligence

19th January, 2nd and 16th February  – Pimp My: Yoga

26th January  – Pimp My: De-stress while working from home (Mindelevators)

12th January – Pimp My: Data Visualisation


25th November  – PUBQUIZ – online

20th November  – Question hour with the Board of Directors

29th October  – Seminar: Parenting & PhD – Struggle or Symbiosis

27th October – Pimp My: Yoga

21st October  – Pimp My: Business idea by ACE incubator

7th October – PhD Printers Fair 2020

22nd September – Graduate School Awards 2020

10th September – FAMELAB 2020 – final

9th September – Pimp my: Thesis-printing, design and layout by Ipskamp

7th July – Pimp My: Data visualization

  • Lecture can be downloaded with this link
    YouTube clips: this link
    Recommended reading, the two articles prof. Boers wrote about Tables and Graphs design:
    – Tables: this link
    – Graphs: this link
    Recommended program Graphpad Prism version 8:
    * For AMC-UvA PhDs: Prism is available through the Softwarewinkel (costs for your Dept/boss are €56 per year)
    * For VUmc-VU PhDs: Prism is available through VUmc View

30th June – Proefschriftmaken webinar

23rd June – Pimp My: Mortgage by VvAA

16th June – Informal Intervision – Via Zoom

22nd April – Teams session with Executive Board members AMC and AMR : Impact of COVID-19 on research

22nd April – Pimp My: Belastingaangifte 

26th Feburary – FAMELAB Amsterdam UMC preheat

19th February – Pimp My: Thesis Production

22nd January – Pimp My: Open Access

16th January – New Year’s Borrel