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Expertise in Pharma & Clinical Research. Passionate About Science, Product Management & Business Development.


Past Experience

  • Medical Science Liaison (MSL) Immunology-Dermatology Beerse, Belgium
    April 2017 --- October 2017

    - Acted as a therapeutic area scientific expert, proactively and reactively communicating medical scientific data to Leading Specialists
    - Planned, organized and participated in Medical Education activities:
    *Identified/supported/educated speakers
    *Developed Medical Education programs with scientific third party and Medical Affairs Manager/Medical Advisor
    - Participated in Advisory Boards in cooperation with other Medical Affairs team members
    - Gave internal presentations and provided scientific support on disease area and products to Sales team, Marketing and others

  • Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Vilvoorde, Belgium
    April 2015 --- February 2017

    • Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis (Immunology-Dermatology); Heart Failure (HFpEF and HFrEF)

    • Presented numerous study protocols (in English, French and Dutch) to highly specialized audience.
    • Performed and coordinated assigned aspects of the clinical monitoring process in accordance with GCPs and global/local SOPs on various

      Phase II-IV trials, from site initiation to close-out, to determine protocol and regulatory compliance.
    • Developed collaborative relationships with investigative sites and various stakeholders (vendors, global study team and internal team

      members), to ensure all trial-related requirements were performed in high quality and in due time.

  • Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Sint-Stevens-Woluwe, Zaventem, Belgium
    February 2013 --- April 2015

    Perform and co-ordinate assigned aspects of the clinical monitoring process in accordance with GCPs and global SOPs on Phase I-IV trials. Perform site visits to determine protocol and regulatory compliance, and prepare required documentation. Develop collaborative relationships with investigative sites and client company personnel.

  • Research Assistant Sint-Stevens-Woluwe, Zaventem, Belgium
    November 2011 --- February 2013

    • Provide administrative support on Phase I/II/III/IV clinical trials, covering various indications (Urology, Oncology and Inflammatory Diseases).
    • In-house training (Clinical Foundation Program) to prepare for enrolment into CRA position.


BrightOwl Assessment :
Self-confidenceAssertivenessSelf-disclosureApproachabilityOrientationPerspectiveCuriosityInterest in knowledgeWillingness to compromiseCharmDiligenceOrganizationDependabilityAttention to detailEfficiency
Self Assessment :
ResiliencyEfficiencyWillingness to compromiseTrustCuriositySelf-confidenceIndependenceAssertivenessSociabilityInterest in knowledgeSelf-disciplineAttention to detailDiligenceCharmKindnessApproachabilityPerspectiveAuthenticityOrganizationOptimism


BrightOwl Assessment :
Infectious diseasesNeurologyInternal medicinePhases of clinical development (phase I to IV)Clinical trial designData entryPrinciples and ethics of clinical researchMonitoring Study ProgressActions and modes of action of drugs in the human speciesSafety trialsScientific methodologyUnderstanding of regulatory guidelinesFrenchdutchEnglishscienceTeamworkProject Management
Self Assessment :
Infectious diseasesUnderstanding of regulatory guidelinesGood Clinical Practice (GCP)Drug regulatory authoritiesAllergy and immunologyInterpret clinical trial resultsPhases of clinical development (phase I to IV)Drug InteractionActions and modes of action of drugs in the human speciesPhase IVPhase IIIPhase IIPhase ISafety trialsEfficacy trialsRate of drug eliminationActions and modes of action of human physiologyPharmacodynamicsGenetic polymorphismPharmacokineticsDrug metabolismLegal Considerations: Contracts and IndemnityManaging Clinical Trial SuppliesMonitoring Study ProgressPatient Screening and RecruitmentDrug Safety and PharmacovigilanceInformed Consent ProcessEthics submission and approval processICH GCP guidelinesPrinciples and ethics of clinical researchData entryRandomization and blindingClinical trial designScientific methodologyExtent of drug absorptionIt skills
LinkedIn Assessment :
BiomedicineQuality ManagementscienceProtocol

Skills and Expertise

BrightOwl Assessment :
assess the needs of the project(s)/program(s) and make changes in process, work flow and/or assignments.Assess subject safety during trialWork collaboratively with the other members of the clinical research team Coach and provide guidance to clinical staff.Direct co-workers to achieve resultPlan work to meet objectives and deadlinesAnswer, transfer and handle incoming calls as needed.Supervise clinical monitors
Self Assessment :
Act as the main line of communication between the sponsor and the investigatorAdminister, maintain and co-ordinate the logistical aspects of clinical trialsAnswer, transfer and handle incoming calls as needed.Approve suitability of patient information and consent documentsattend Investigator meetings requiring travel and report pertinent information back to research team members.Attend seminars, courses and meetings within and outside the companyBuild and manage the Trial Master File (TMF)Capture pertinent data onto source documents (i.e., vital signs, adverse events, concomitant medications, etc.).Coach and provide guidance to clinical staff.Collaborate with PI and institution to respond to any audit findings and implement-approved recommendations.control different protocol versions and other essential documentsCoordinate approval of new study agreements and contracts.Determine availability of facilities and equipment at the siteEnsure all clinical trials are executed in compliance with international GCP guidelines/regulations and SOPsensure audit-ready condition of clinical trial documentation including central clinical files;Ensure consistency between the protocol and CRFEnsure subject safety and adverse event reporting to sponsor and IRB/IEC.Escalate compliance and study issues to Director, Study ManagementIdentify and provide training to trial team and associated staffIdentify site issues and initiates correction plans based on monitoring reports.Implement study-specific procedures that comply with regulatory and internal proceduresInteract with physiciansLiaise with doctors and other professionals throughout the studyLiaise with professionals in other divisions of the company as requiredLiaise with research team in order to accurately collect and record dataMaintain and manage internal clinical trial files and documentsPerform administrative support duties as requiredperform Data verificationPerform investigative site file reconciliation: requests any new and updated site-related essential and non-essential documents and reviews them for content, consistency with other documents, and compliance with appropriate local regulatory requirements, ICH guidelines, project Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and sponsor requirements.Plan work to meet objectives and deadlinesPrepare regulatory documentation packets Prepare required regulatory documentsprepare study-related documentation; Provide general office management to keep operations running smoothly.Report incidents of non-compliance to the appropriate agenciesSupport oral and written presentations of clinical results by study investigators.take responsibility for completing all study specific procedures according to the study protocol.Train off site staff to trial specific and industry standards.Understand and react to the internal politics and demands of the companyUpdate Clinical Trials Management System (CTMS) Work collaboratively with the other members of the clinical research team Work under specific instructions to assist with routine tests, experiments, and procedureslifescience


  • Master, graduated with honor in Management from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in 2011
  • Master in Biomedical Sciences from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in 2010

Training and Certification

  • Clinical Project Management in 2016 Training
  • Linguapolis French Course (Level 4) in 2014 Certification


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency
Professional Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Positions I am interested in:
    Product Manager Medical Sales Representative Medical Science Liaison (MSL)
  • Locations I am interested in:
    Antwerp, Belgium
  • Work From Home:
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position
  • International:

Area / Region



Driving License
  • Yes