Authors

Guus van der Bie 

 

Guus van der Bie MD (1945) worked as a lecturer at the Department of Medical Anatomy and Embryology at Utrecht State University, Holland from 1967 to 1976. Next to his practice as a family physician since 1976, he continued to educate physicians, therapists, and medical students at Utrecht State University and the University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany. He is a co-founder of the Kingfisher Companions Group.

Book(s):

Embryology, Anatomy, Immunology, The Healing Process, Respiratory System Disorders and Therapy, Wholeness in Science.

​Christina van Tellingen

 

Christina van Tellingen MD (1949) has been a family physician since 1975, including 18 years in California. She has taught medical students and physicians in the United States, Canada, and Europe, among others at the University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany. She has written articles and (co)authored several books. She is a co-founder of the Kingfisher Companions Group.

Book(s):

Biochemistry, Physiology, Pharmacology, The Healing Process, Respiratory System Disorders and Therapy, Depressive Disorders, Dementie en ik, Dementia and I.

Marko van Gerven

 

Marko van Gerven MD (1947) has worked as a psychiatrist in several hospitals, on acute psychiatric wards, and in private practice. Marko specialized in the treatment of patients with chronic trauma. After his recent retirement, he started teaching. He joined the Kingfisher Companions Group in 2008.

Book(s):

Depressive Disorders, Dementie en ik, Dementia and I.

Wouter Endel

 

Wouter Endel MD (1971) is a family physician at Bussum, the Netherlands. He has joined the Kingfisher Companions Group in 2010. He researches the subject of Cardiovascular Disorders and plans to write a Companion on the subject.

Book(s):

Pharmacology

Loes van den Heuvel

 

Loes van den Heuvel MD (1976) is a family physician at the Utrecht Center for Physicians and Therapists, the Netherlands. She has joined the Kingfisher Companions Group in 2010 and is writing about Thyroid Disease in the upcoming Companion on endocrinology (2015). 

Member of the Companion Group.

Book(s):

Wholeness in Science

Tom Scheffers

 

Tom Scheffers MD (1979) is a family physician at Eindhoven, the Netherlands. He researches the spleen and hopes to be able to defend his thesis on the subject in 2015 at Witten/Herdecke University with Prof. Peter Heusser. Later he will write a Companion on the subject. He has joined the Kingfisher Companions Group in 2011.

Book(s):

The Healing Process

Aart van der Stel

 

Aart van der Stel MD (1947) works as a family physician in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. For many years, he has been interested in and has researched the functions of the digestive tract and plans to write a Companion on that subject. He joined the Kingfisher Companions Group in 2014.

Member of the Companion Group.

Book(s):

Arie Bos

 

Arie Bos MD (1949) has been a family physician in Amsterdam and teaches philosophy of science and neuro-philosophy at the Universities of Amsterdam and Utrecht. He has written many articles and several books such as a book on AIDS (1987), How Matter became Spirited (2008, in Dutch), and recently My Brain does not Think, I do! (2014, in Dutch). He works with the Kingfisher Companions Group since 2014 and plans to write a Companion on neuro-anatomy.

Member of the Companion Group.

Book(s):

Kore Luske

 

Kore Luske MD (1976) works as a family physician at the Physicians’ and Therapists’ Center Aquamarijn, Arnhem, The Netherlands. She joined the Kingfisher Companion Group in 2010 and in 2014, completed her education as an anthroposophical doctor. Ever since she was a student she has been inspired by the phenomenological research method, which has been the cornerstone of her recent research in endocrinology. In addition to her work as a family physician, she also serves as a medical educator for medical students, nurses, and therapists.

Member of the Companion Group.

Book(s):

Embryology