Professor Simone Buitendijk MD, MPH, PhD

Vice-Provost Education - Imperial College London

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Professor Simone Buitendijk MD, MPH, PhD is Vice-Provost Education at Imperial College London, leading their vision for an innovative, evidence-based and world-leading learning and teaching environment, and an excellent student experience.

Professor Buitendijk is currently implementing a comprehensive Learning & Teaching Strategy at Imperial College, in which interactive pedagogy, inclusion and diversity, and online and digital innovation are vital components. Working with students as partners in their research-led education is a core element in this strategy.

Professor Buitendijk has an MD degree from Utrecht University in the Netherlands, a Master’s degree in Public Health at the Yale School of Medicine in the US, and earned her PhD degree at Leiden University in the Netherlands.