searching for a new challenge
Since March 2015
Open for new challenges in which I can combine my people skills and a fact-based, pragmatic approach with my passion for Health technology industry.
January 2015 --- February 2016
November 2012 --- June 2015
MIC Flanders supports Startups in Healthcare IT for the Flemish region. MIC Flanders is a non-profit, public-privately held organisation.
Project Manager Med & Care Tech
October 2011 --- October 2012
Business development for the Euregional Med and Care technology firms connected to UHasselt.
Researcher Rehabilitation Technology
November 2005 --- October 2012
At REVAL, the rehabilitation research institute of the Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences of Hasselt University, the main focus of my research was on assistive technology for neurodegenerative diseases (i.e. Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke, etc). Connecting the engineering and rehabilitation departments was my focus.
October 2011 --- September 2012
Conducting physical test procedures for both professional and amateur athletes.
Master Thesis, Physiotherapy
January 2004 --- January 2005
Master thesis in physiotherapy (in the "Movement Science" lab of Maastricht University with Prof. dr. H. Savelberg). Title: "Muscle force use in pushing and pulling during fast paced recumbent cycling." This study was part of the Icarus project (development of human powered airplane).
Master Internship Physiotherapy
October 2003 --- February 2004
Senior internship in Chennai, India were I worked for the PREM Center, Dr. S. Sundars' private practise and the Chennai City Childrens hospital.
Healthcare Business Acceleration program in from Flanders Business School in 2014
Postgraduate in Business Administration and Management, General from Provinciale Hogeschool Limburg in 2012
Postgraduate in Multiple Sclerosis Expert from Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg in 2006
MSc PT in Physiotherapy from Provinciale Hogeschool Limburg in 2005
Secundairy school in Economie- Moderne Talen from Sint-Hubertus College Neerpelt in 1999