I have four years experience in cancer research concentrating on hematology (T-ALL and multiple myeloma) but also venturing in breast cancer and glioblastoma. Our lab was newly established and focuses on the emerging field of ribosomal defects in cancer.
Since September 2012
My research focuses on the role of ribosomal defects in multiple myeloma.
Laboratory for Disease Mechanisms in Cancer
Faculty of Biomedical sciences
On site collaboration with
Laboratory of Hematology and Immunology (HEIM)
Myeloma Center Brussels - Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)
February 2015 --- March 2015
Supervising 3rd bachelor students biomedical sciences during cell culture practical course. Evaluating students for both practical skills and theoretical knowledge.
September 2011 --- June 2012
Research group of Neuroplasticity and Neuroproteomics Biology department, Faculty of Science KU Leuven
Analytical thinkingAttention to detailAuthenticityCollaborationCritical thinkingCuriosityDependabilityDiligenceIndependenceIndividualityInterest in knowledgeResiliencyResponsibility
Skills and Expertise
Guide students Develop protocols Interpret data Report data Write papers Write protocolsAdjust methodsAttend seminars, courses and meetings within and outside the companyCell cultureCoachConduct animal studiesConduct literature searchesDesign protocolsDesign scientific experimentsPlan experimentsPlan work to meet objectives and deadlinesTeach university studentsSupervise PhD studentsSupervise techniciansSolve problemsSearch literature on clinical trials
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Biomedische wetenschappen (Biomedical Sciences) from KU Leuven in 2016
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Biochemistry and biotechnology from KU Leuven in 2012
Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry and biotechnology from KU Leuven in 2010
Training and Certification
Good Clinical Practice in 2016 Certification
Laboratory Animal Science - Felasa B in 2012 Certification
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