Margot is a student Health Sciences at Maastricht University.
She got diagnosed with type 1 diabetes mellitus in 1996. Living in Leuven(BE) she combines school with various projects in diabetes care and health care. Her main goal is to get patient voices be heard so treatments can be optimized. Therefor she participates at debates, speaks, focuses as entrepreneur on patient-centered care, is patient engagement manager at Healthbank and writes blogs on diabetes care.
She won the Lions Young Ambassador Award of the 21st century for her work in diabetes care and is Young Leader in Diabetes at the International Diabetes Federation.
She is active in Beta change and the Friday Group on voluntary basis.
This to broaden her view on socio-economic scale, apart from health care.
Manager for patient engagement
Since April 2016
Healthbank is the world’s first citizen-owned health data exchange platform. On healthbank you can collect health data from any source and any format. If you choose to do so, you can share your data with doctors, care teams, loved ones, and anyone else who has an internet connection. Just as important, you can stop sharing your data at any time for any reason.
Since April 2014
Current devices don't correspond with each other, we change that. Marjore combines and analyzes the data coming from medical devices that patients already use. This way Marjore improves the diabetes treatment .
Since November 2011
Marketing Diabetes care
April 2012 --- December 2014
Local Committee Director
October 2013 --- June 2014
What I've learned from it: - Team management skills - Chairing legislative meetings - Organizing & leading planning days - Leading a team coming out of crisis management - Multiple level organization - Finance/Budget planning - Cross cultural working - Project management - Talent transition - Board meetings - Recruitment - Salesforce
Advisor networking & politics | Young Leaders in Diabetes program
January 2012 --- January 2014
Team member External relations
October 2012 --- October 2013
Creating branding Branding strategy Creating new organ within ASBL/ VZW
December 2011 --- December 2011
Analytical thinkingApproachabilityAuthenticityCollaborationCommunicativeCompetitivenessCreative thinkingCoordinationCuriosityCritical thinkingEfficiencyFlexibilityInnovative thinkingInterest in knowledgeOptimismProblem solvingProactivitySelf-disciplineSociabilityStrategic thinkingStriving
Business DevelopmentBiologyBusiness PlanningCell biologyChange ManagementCommunication SkillsCross-functional team leadershipCustomer ServiceData ManagementDiabetesDiagnostic marketDiagnosticsEndocrinologyEndocrinology and metabolismEntrepreneurshipEnglishGrant WritingInnovation ManagementInternational Project ManagementInternational RelationsLife SciencesManagement ConsultingmanagementMarket AnalysisMarket researchMarketing
Skills and Expertise
Bachelor of health sciences in Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General from Maastricht University in 2018
Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) in Law from Vrije Universiteit Brussel in 2014
Training and Certification
Basic practical skills: venepuncture and phlebotomy in 2017 Certification
Diabetes epidemiology in 2017 Certification
How to Write and Publish a Study Protocol in 2017 Certification
Expert has 3 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)