A PhD researcher with 4 years of experience in managing and performing pharmaceutical research. Possesses an analytical and rational mind, is very organized and aspires to work result-oriented with an eye for detail. Seeking for a career in the pharmaceutical industry to use my skills acquired during my PhD in a highly motivated team setting with the ability to work autonomous.
Since February 2013
The development of in vivo mouse models for Burkholderia and Pseudomonas lung infections as a tool for therapeutic research.
Predoctoral researcher visiting the University of Copenhagen
December 2014 --- December 2014
I went to the lab of Clause Moser and Niels Hoiby at the University of Copenhagen to learn the in vivo model with Pseudomons aeruginosa alginate beads.
October 2011 --- June 2012
Natural killer cell function in high-risk HIV-1 seronegative individuals
Analytical thinkingAttention to detailCollaborationCommunicativeEfficiencyIndependenceInterest in knowledgeOrganizationResponsibilityResult Oriented
Skills and Expertise
Analytical skills Analyze data Create SOPs Guide students Interpret data Report data Write papers Write protocolsAdjust methodsArchive documentationAseptic techniquesAseptic processingAssist with experimentsCell culturecollaborate in research projects at universitiesCollect dataCommunicationConduct animal studiesConduct literature searches.Conduct literature searchesCreate SOPsCreate standard operating procedure (SOP)Data entryData validationDesign protocolDesign protocolsDesign scientific experimentsDetermine statistical analysis Develop protocolsEthics committee applicationEvaluate protocolsGuide studentsInterpret dataInterpret analytical resultsInterpret research resultsInterpret scientific dataLiaise with research teamManage aseptic riskManuscript preparationNegotiate protocol details NegotiationNetworkObserve trends in dataOffice managementOral presentationOrganise meetingsOperate research equipmentNon-aseptic processingPlan experimentsPlan work to meet objectives and deadlinesPre-study procedures Prepare final reportPrepare manuscriptPresent data at congressPublication of articlesR&DRead medical literatureReport study conclusionsReport technical problemsResearch at universitiesResolves queriesStatistical analysisUnderstand protocolsValidate dataWork under specific instructionsWrite documentsWrite final reportsWrite papersWrite statistical reports
Master's degree in Biomedical Sciences, Tropical infectious diseases from Universiteit Antwerpen in 2013
Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Sciences, General from Universiteit Antwerpen in 2010
ASO in Science and mathematics from Sint Michielscollege Schoten in 2007
Training and Certification
Laboratory animal science and laboratory animal models Certification