Dr. Demirdas is a clinical geneticist in at the Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, who has several publications concerning clEDS and other types of EDS. In her clinical practice she sees many patients with different types of EDS while working together with several disciplines through an established clinical pathway within the Erasmus Medical center. The professionals involved in the clinical pathway are applying to receive the qualification of “Center of Expertise” within the Netherlands.
Dr. Demirdas is also part of the EDS International Consortium and takes part in the working group for the rarer EDS types. She coordinates the research for clEDS and vEDS in the Netherlands, and is working closely with medical professionals in the Netherlands, the UK, Belgium, and France.