i started my Career working as a Veterinary Surgeon in a companion animals practice. i soon moved to the pharma industry where i first worked as a CRA at a CRO (hcr) and at astrazeneca. then moved again to the veterinary side and worked as a study Director at janssen Animal Health. while negociating with CRO's to help me with the trials i was working on, i got interested in the commercial side of pharma research. i joined adecco as market Expert to launch their scientific department. in 2013 i decided to move back to my scientific roots and i now work as a clinical project lead emea for terumo bct. specialties: Pharmaceutical Industry, devices, CRO, Drug Development, Clinical research, Project Management, start-up, Business Development, recruitment, contract negociations
Clinical Project Lead EMEA
Since November 2013
i am working on different Clinical projects with terumo bct's pathogen reduction technology system, called mirasol as well as on trials with the spectra optia apheresis device in therapeutic Applications. I am working on different clinical projects with Terumo BCT's Pathogen Reduction Technology system, called Mirasol as well as on trials with the Spectra Optia apheresis device in therapeutic applications.
Market Expert Pharma & ScienceJanuary 2007 --- October 2013
i launched the science business line for adecco belgium and the netherlands. xpe pharma & science offers staffing solutions for scientific functions as well as scientific project services (such as Scientific writing, publication management and congress activities).
Scientist International R&DJune 2005 --- January 2007
as a study Director at the international R&D department of janssen Animal Health, i was responsible for the set-up, the organisation and follow-up of the Preclinical and Clinical studies for new drugs for companion animals. i was also the primary contact for dealing with external cros. i worked on anti-infectives, anti-obesity drugs, anti-fungals and behaviour-influencing drugs.
Veterinary SurgeonSeptember 2001 --- August 2003
i worked as a vet in a first line Veterinary practice for companion animals.
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DVM in Veterinary Sciences from Universiteit Gent in 2001
Master in Veterinary Sciences from RUG in 2001
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