Dr. Fieke Cox

Position at SEIN: Dr. Fieke Cox is a neurologist and clinical neurophysiologist. Her work field especially comprises video-EEG monitoring and registrations of clinical events (for instance seizures in the pre-surgical evaluation).

Expertise

Her expertise lies in seizure semiology, paediatric EEG and nocturnal events. 

Medical background

Dr. Cox studied Medicine at the University of Amsterdam. During her study, she participated in a clinical research project in Bangkok, Thailand and completed an internship in Mugumu, Tanzania.

She started her residency in neurology at the Leiden University Medical Centre in 2006 and qualified as a neurologist in 2011.

During her residency she joined the neuromuscular study group, and finished her thesis in 2014 describing the clinical aspects of sporadic inclusion body myositis. A part of her thesis was rewarded with the prestigious annual award for neuromuscular diseases by the ‘Prinses Beatrix Fonds’.