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Current Experience

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow Brussels, Belgium
    Since October 2015

    • Fundamental research on Philosophy of Medicine
    • Qualitative research in the domain of medicine and healthcare
    • Supervising PhD projects on the philosophy of medicine

  • Clinical Research Patient Recruiter
    Since July 2015

    • Recruitment volunteers for all Phase I patient studies (EMEA)
    • Development and implementation new recruitment strategies
    • Developing and running quality improvement projects for recruitment purposes
    • Negotiating, drafting and closing contracts with third party vendors in the context of recruitment

Past Experience

  • Research Assistant Brussels, Belgium
    October 2010 --- September 2015

    Succesfully pursued a PhD on the use of experiential knowledge in the diagnostic process in internal medicine

  • Volunteer Oncological Center Brussels, Belgium
    May 2007 --- September 2010


    • Organizing Training for volunteers
    • Helping out patients and their loved ones with practical issues at the Center
    • Providing social contact for hospitalized patients



Self Assessment :
Analytical thinkingAssertivenessCompetitivenessCritical thinkingCuriosityEfficiencyInnovative thinkingOrganizationProactivityProblem solvingService orientedStrategic thinkingCoordination


Self Assessment :
Phase I NegotiationClinical researchClinical Study DesignContract negotiationEthics submission and approval processGood Clinical Practice (GCP)Informed Consent ProcessPatient Screening and RecruitmentPrinciples and ethics of clinical researchProblem-solving methods and troubleshootingUnderstand how results translate to practiceSOP
LinkedIn Assessment :
Social SciencesQualitative ResearchResearchdutchScientific WritingStatisticsSPSSFrenchEnglishNVivoTheoryPoliticsHealth PolicyHealthcare ManagementICH-GCP

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Analyze data Assure medical quality Develop protocols Guide students Interact with nurses Interact with physicians Interpret data Search literature on clinical trials Write papersCollect patient forms and questionnairesEthics committee applicationInteract with ethics committeeCoordinate with the ethics commiteeObtain grantsOral presentationNegotiationNetworkPersuade clinicians to conduct clinical trialsPromotional materialsSearch literature on clinical trialsWrite papersWrite protocolsPatient recruitment


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Philosophy from Vrije Universiteit Brussel in 2015
  • Business Ecosystems, Formulating Strategies, Legal Aspects, Finance, Marketing, Intellectual Property Right, Team and Management Aspects in Starters Seminars from Vrije Universiteit Brussel in 2014
  • master in Philosophy: Logic and philosophy of science from Vrije Universiteit Brussel in 2009
  • in Classical Greek Language and Literature and Latin from sint pieterscollege in 0

Training and Certification

  • Efficient Networking in 2015 Training
  • GCP-ICH in 2015 Certification
  • Personal Efficiency in 2015 Certification
  • Project Management in 2015 Certification


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency
Full Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Notice Period:
    2 weeks
  • Locations I am interested in:
    Brussels, Belgium New York, NY, United States
  • Work From Home:
    Yes, 1 to 0 days per week
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position
  • International:


    Expert has 1 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region

Brussels, Belgium


Driving License
  • No