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I want to apply (my) scientific and economical knowledge to develop sustainable solutions for medical problems of humans. Especially diabetes type one and cancer interest me.


Current Experience

  • PhD student, Imaging Scientist
    Since September 2010
    PhD student - study of digital image processing in pathology - study of anti-angiogenesis therapy in oncology - study of statistics of predictive biomarkers - study of statistics of concordancy - study of influence of pre-analytical phase on IHC staining predictive biomarkers Imaging Scientist - development of digital image processing algorithms - project management and development of new apparatus - follow-up of intellectual property of new apparatus - quantification of tissue surface and histology (vessel number, analysis of nuclear staining) - operating whole slide scanner - operating fluorescence microscope - implementation of literature database - implementation and validation of new fluorescent microscope

Past Experience

  • Job Student
    July 2006 --- August 2010
    - bachelor project - administration - ICT - working with different companies on the development of a new medical device - working with patents - writing of an IWT-report - writing of validation tests - giving training (telephones) - bio-imaging

  • Master Student
    August 2009 --- June 2010
    Topic: A search for markers that label progenitor cells in adult pancreas. Promotors: prof. dr. Els Van Damme, prof. dr. Harry Heimberg Advisors: prof. dr. Geert Martens, dr. ir. Stefan Bonné


LinkedIn Assessment :
ValidationoncologyFluorescence MicroscopyBiotechnologyEngineeringImmunohistochemistry (IHC)RMicrosoft OfficeMicroscopyImage ProcessingDefiniensPathologyHistologymolecular biologyMatlabAutoHotkey


  • Master in Bioscience Engineering: Cell and Gene Biotechnology from Universiteit Gent in 2010
  • Bachelor in Bioscience Engineering: Cell and Gene Biotechnology from Universiteit Antwerpen in 2008
  • ASO in Latijn, Wiskunde, Wetenschappen from Sint-Norbertusinstituut Duffel in 2005
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Area / Region

Antwerp, Belgium


Driving License
  • No