Journal of Infectious Diseases (TvI)

The Journal of Infectious Diseases (TvI) is published 6 times a year and is distributed through controlled circulation in the Netherlands free-of-charge to internal medicine specialists-infectiologists, paediatricians, medical microbiologists, dermatologists, neurologists, municipal health service doctors, gynaecologists, epidemiologists, geriatricians, intensive care specialists, pulmonologists, rheumatologists and those in training to these specialisations with an interest in infectious diseases.

TVI is a practical and informative medical journal. The aim of the journal is to provide insight and overview of the latest medical developments. Through TVI, one is informed quickly about new relevant developments for clinical practice in infectious diseases and related fields. The content is compiled by an independent editorial board, written by medical specialists within the field and is peer-reviewed in order to warrant objective information.

Of course, TVI is open to contributions from readers. Spontaneous submissions can be published after review and approval by the editorial board. More information about submissions is available under: Submission of manuscripts.


Editorial Board


A.H.E. Roukens, MD, internist and ID specialist, Dep. of Infectious Diseases, LUMC, Leiden


V. Bekker, MD, paediatrician, ID specialist and immunologist, Willem-Alexander Kinderziekenhuis, LUMC, Leiden
R.W. Bosboom, MD, med. microbiologist
A.P. van Dam, MD, med. microbiologist, Dep. of Med. Microbiology, Amsterdam UMC, location AMC, Amsterdam, and Streeklaboratorium GGD, Amsterdam
A.S.M. Dofferhoff, MD, internist and ID specialist, Dep. of Internal Medicine, CWZ, Nijmegen
M. Gompelman, internist and ID specialist, Dep. of Internal Medicine, Elkerliek, Helmond
A. Goorhuis, MD, internist, Dep. of Infectious Diseases and Centrum voor Tropische Geneeskunde & Reizigersgeneeskunde, Amsterdam UMC, location AMC, Amsterdam
M.L. Grijsen, MD, dermatologist, Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, and Eijkman-Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Jakarta, Indonesia
P.H.P. Groeneveld, MD, internist and ID specialist, Dep. of Internal Medicine, Isala, Zwolle
O. Karimi, MD, internist, ID specialist and geriatrician, Ziekenhuis St Jansdal, Harderwijk

M.C.C. Langenberg, MD, public health doctor in training, GGD ZHZ, Dordrecht
F.N. Lauw, MD, internist and ID specialist, Dep. of Internal Medicine, MC Jan van Goyen, Amsterdam, and Dep. of Internal Medicine, Alrijne, Leiderdorp
J.L.A.N. Murk, MD, med. microbiologist, Microvida, ETZ, Tilburg
C.C. Obihara, MD, paediatrician, paediatric ID specialist and immunologist, Dep. of Pediatrics, ETZ, Tilburg
S.E. van Roeden, MD, internist and ID specialist in training, clinical epidemiologist, Dep. of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, UMC Utrecht, Utrecht
L. Slobbe, MD, internist and ID specialist, Erasmus MC Institute for Tropical Diseases, Dep. of Med. Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam
R. Steingrover, MD, med. microbiologist, Dep. of Med. Microbiology and Infection prevention, Sint Maarten Medical Center and Sint Maarten Medical Laboratory Services, Sint Maarten
I.N. Vlasveld, MD, internist and ID specialist, Martini Ziekenhuis, Groningen
G.H.J. Wagenvoort, MD, med. microbiologist, Laboratory for Med. Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Isala, Zwolle
L.J. Wammes, MD, med. microbiologist in training, Dep. of Med. Microbiology, LUMC, Leiden
M. Wegdam-Blans, MD, med. microbiologist, Dep. of Med. Microbiology, UMC Utrecht, Utrecht
M.E. van Wolfswinkel, MD, internist and ID specialist, Dep. of Med. Microbiology, Maastricht UMC+, Maastricht

Submission of manuscripts

Author Instructions

These author instructions provide a detailed overview of the requirements for the different article types of the journal.

Patient consent

If your manuscript contains photo’s, scans or videos of patients, please print and return this form of written consent to us after it has been signed by both the patient and yourself as author of the manuscript.


All authors of an article need to sign the copyright form.


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