Chrit Moonen, PhD

Position:UK Scientific Programmes Director

Professor Chrit Moonen serves the UK Focused Ultrasound Foundation as UK Scientific Programmes Director. He has spent nearly 30 years in the field of focused ultrasound, most recently as professor in the Division of Imaging at the University Medical Center (UMC) in Utrecht, the Netherlands. There, he participated in clinical trials exploring focused ultrasound for bone metastases, breast cancer, and histotripsy in combination with immunotherapy. Under his leadership, UMC Utrecht became the tenth Focused Ultrasound Center of Excellence. Prof. Moonen also serves as Scientific Programs Director at the US-based Focused Ultrasound Foundation.