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Dynamic PhD Biomedical Sciences (Oncology) looking for a new opportunity in medical affairs.


Current Experience

  • Scientific Associate
    Since March 2015

    Clinical studies in breast cancer (recruitment, data analysis, monitoring)
    Scientific writing and presenting
    Training students

Past Experience

  • PhD student
    January 2011 --- September 2014


    My thesis focused on clinical studies in postmenopausal breast cancer patients (design and submission of protocol, recruitment and follow-up of patients, monitoring, data analysis, presentations and manuscript writing).

    Training students

  • Scientific Associate
    February 2010 --- January 2011

    Clinical studies in breast cancer

  • Pharmacovigilance Associate
    November 2009 --- January 2010


Self Assessment :
FlexibilityAttention to detailCommunicativeCoordinationCreative thinkingIndependenceOrganizationProactivityResponsibilityTrust


Self Assessment :
Clinical monitoringClinical researchClinical Study DesignClinical trial designClinical trial managementGood Clinical Practice (GCP)Developing Clinical Trial ProtocolsInterpret clinical trial resultsOncology Clinical ResearchPhases of clinical development (phase I to IV)Principles and ethics of clinical researchSearch literature on clinical trials Scientific writingBiomedical SciencesCancer ResearchCommunication SkillsComplianceDatabasesCoachingEndocrinologyEthics submission and approval processGrant PreparationGrant WritingGraphPad PrismGynecologic oncologyInterpret clinical trial resultsMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft PowerpointMicrosoft WordNutritiononcologyPatient recruitmentPatient Follow UpPatient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs)Patient Screening and Recruitmentpeople managementPharmacogeneticsPharmacovigilancePhase IVPhase IPresentation SkillsProject CoordinationQuality of Life (QoL) outcomesRandomization and blindingScreen patientsScientific WritingInformed Consent DocumentsUnderstanding of regulatory guidelinesUnderstand levels of research evidenceUnderstand how results translate to practiceTranslational MedicineTeamworkTeam BuildingTeachingSerious Adverse Event (SAE)
LinkedIn Assessment :
Clinical trialsScientific WritingResearchLife SciencesImmunohistochemistry (IHC)TeachingPresentation SkillsPatient recruitmentCancer ResearchRheumatologyorganization skills

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Analytical skills Analyze data Assure medical quality Develop clinical trial protocols Interact with nurses Interact with physicians Interpret data Monitor a clinical study Report data Search literature on clinical trials Write papersAdminister, maintain and co-ordinate the logistical aspects of clinical trialsClinical data collectionCoach clinical staffCollect patient forms and questionnairesCommunicate with investigatorComplete case report form (CRF)Conduct literature searchesDesign protocolEthics committee submissionsInformed consent processLiaise with doctorsManuscript preparation and reviewMonitor a clinical studyPatient recruitmentPresent clinical resultsPublication of articlesRead medical literature to maintain current awareness and knowledgeTeach university studentsWrite protocols


  • Doctor in biomedical sciences in Oncology from KU Leuven in 2014
  • Bachelor & Master in biomedical sciences in Research, communication and management from Faculteit Geneeskunde KU Leuven Faculty of Medicine in 2009
  • in Biomedische wetenschappen (Biomedical Sciences) from Universiteit Hasselt in 2006
  • in Sciences-Mathematics from Pius X Tessenderlo in 2004

Training and Certification

  • Clinical Research Certification
  • Laboratory animal science Certification


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency
Professional Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Positions I am interested in:
    Medical Science Liaison (MSL) Medical Advisor Scientific Associate
  • Work From Home:
  • International:


    Expert has 7 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region

Leuven, België


Driving License
  • Yes