Hetty Ockhuijsen


Basic Science Officer

University Medical Center Utrecht
T: +31 88 75 536 28

Hetty Ockhuijsen is working as a nurse scientist at the department of reproductive health at the University Medical Center Utrecht in The Netherlands. She also works as a lecturer “Systematic review”, Science and Nursing Practice” and “Methods of Qualitative Research” at the University of Utrecht. Furthermore she is a board member at a Dutch professional organisation for nurses working in Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Fertility (VOG of V&VN). Hetty graduated cum laude from the University of Utrecht with a Master of Science in Nursing in 2006. In 2014 she received her Ph.D., topic: “A novel intervention for medical waiting periods in IVF and early pregnancy”. Hetty is basic science officer SIG Nurses & Midwives since 2017.