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Senior researcher with extensive training and expertise in - project management: implementation and coordination of both academic and contract-research incl. budget management, (statistical) analysis, reporting, presentation and dissemination of research results - people management: supervision and guidance of laboratory staff and thesis, master and PhD students - quality management (GMP, GLP, bio-ethics, bio-safety) - market research - medical and technical writing - teaching courses - acquiring research funding - scientific skills: pharmaceutical research, analytical techniques (HPLC, metabolite analysis, PCR, ELISA), animal disease models, signal analysis (EEG, EMG, intracranial measurements), microsurgical techniques, behavioral assessment, (immuno)histochemistry, light/electron microscopy, electrophysiology, medical devices, electronics, medical imaging (PET, SPECT, CT)


Current Experience

  • Research Consultant Healthcare
    Since January 2014

Past Experience

  • project coordinator
    January 2011 --- August 2013
    project coordinator at the Molecular Imaging Center Antwerp, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Antwerp & Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, Belgium

  • post-doctoral researcher
    October 2008 --- December 2010
    Post-doctoral researcher at the Laboratory for Clinical and Experimental Neurophysiology, Department of Neurology, Ghent University, Belgium

  • PhD student
    October 2004 --- September 2008
    PhD student at the Laboratory for Clinical and Experimental Neurophysiology, Department of Neurology, Ghent University, Belgium


Self Assessment :
Attention to detailApproachabilityCollaborationInnovative thinkingCoordinationIndependenceOrganization


Self Assessment :
Alzheimer's diseaseUnderstanding of regulatory guidelinesUnderstand how results translate to practiceGood Laboratory Practice (GLP)Ethics submission and approval processELISAAnimal trial Labtechnician Cell biology BiochemistryAnesthesia Scientific writingSurgical InstrumentsSurgerySOPNeurologyNeurosurgeryNeuroscienceProject ManagementProduct launchTeam LeadershipRate of drug eliminationStatisticsStrategic PlanningSchizophreniaScientific Writing R&D Medical devices Animal models BiostatisticsMolecular ImagingPreclinical regulations and practicesMedical writingGood Publication Practice (GPP)
LinkedIn Assessment :
In VivoScientific SkillsLabManagerResearch FundingProject ManagementPharmaceuticsAnimal ModelsLaboratoryElectrophysiologyStatisticsHPLCClinical researchResearchPCRMicroscopyImmunohistochemistry (IHC)Life SciencesELISAsciencemolecular biologyMedical DevicesData Analysis

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
coordinating research projects


  • PhD in Medical Sciences in from Ghent University in 2008
  • Basic Course in Laboratory Animal Sciences in from Ghent University in 2005
  • Master in Biomedical Sciences in from Ghent University in 2004
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BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency
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Elementary Proficiency


    Expert has 25 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region

Ghent, België


Driving License
  • Yes