Mw. Dr. I.M. (Irene) Kuipers is Kindercardioloog sinds 2002.

Zij is opgeleid tot Kindercardioloog in het CAHAL (Centrum voor Aangeboren Hartafwijkingen Amsterdam Leiden). Zij is nu werkzaam in het Amsterdam UMC en heeft als aandachtsgebied Beeldvorming (echocardiografie, CT-scan), de ziekte van Kawasaki.

In 1995 is zij gepromoveerd op het onderwerp: “Mechanisms involved in the control of breathing before and after birth”.


Improvement of physical activity levels in children and adolescents after surgery for congenital heart disease: preferences and use of physical therapy.
Disability and rehabilitation
Edition: 0963-8288 | Pages: 1-8
Childhood onset nexilin dilated cardiomyopathy: A heterozygous and a homozygous case.
American journal of medical genetics. Part A
Edition: 1552-4825
Marked plaque regression in homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia.
Edition: 0021-9150 | Pages: 13-17
Long-term outcome after the arterial switch operation: 43 years of experience.
European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery
Edition: 1010-7940 | Pages: 968-977
Dobutamine stress testing for the evaluation of atrial and diastolic ventricular function in Fontan patients.
Open heart
Edition: 2053-3624