The Herman Bouma Fund for Gerontechnology Foundation has been established in honour of the emeritus status of prof. dr. Herman Bouma, March 26, 1999.

The foundation has the objective to stimulate the further development of Gerontechnology, both national and international. The foundation will support young, promising researchers in this area with yearly grants for travelling or research scholarships. Furthermore, the foundation will promote other activities directly or indirectly related to the objective mentioned-above.

Visitors of this site, who would like to receive information about the activities of this foundation are invited to send their details to webmaster(at)gerontechnologie.nl.

Prof. Bouma

Herman Bouma
Director Institute for Gerontechnology 1994-1999

Prof. dr. Herman Bouma (1934) was director of the Institute for Gerontechnology at Eindhoven University of Technology from 1994 through 1999. He studied physics and partly medicine in Utrecht and completed his Ph.D. study at Eindhoven University of Technology in 1965.


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