Master in Medicine; 2016 – present, Leuven, Belgium
Since September 2016 I am enrolled in the Master programme of Medicine at the KU Leuven. Scheduled to graduate after finishing the three year programme in June 2019. During this programme I have been continueing my carreer in the student comunity Medica, which I had started in the Bacherlor degree of this programme.
Bachelor in Medicine; 2013 – 2016, Leuven, Belgium
After passing the enterance exam in 2013, I started my Bachelor of Medicine at the KU Leuven. I succesfully finished this programme in June 2016, graduating Cum Laude. During this studies I was engaged in the associated student community Medica, as can be seen on the broadening horizons page of this website.
SYNTHETIC & SYSTEMS BIOLOGY SUMMER SCHOOL; 2017, CAMBRIDGE, UNITED KINGDOM
During one week in July 2017 I took part in a summerschool on the topic of Synthetic & Systems Biology. This course was out of my normal field of study but right in the middle of my field of interest. It was an eye-opening summerschool taught by experts in this topic. Getting out of my comfort zone, that is Medicine, by attending this course empowered me to gain new insights into my current studies.
SUMMER SCHOOL IN BRAIN DISORDERS RESEARCH; 2016, CARDIFF, UNITED KINGDOM
In July 2016, I attended this uppermost interesting summerschool, hosted by MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics at Cardiff University. During four days I had the opportunity of getting the insights into the most recent developments in a variety of domains of brain disorders research.
BARCELONA GLOBAL HEALTH AND CLIMATE CHANGE SUMMER SCHOOL; 2015, BARCELONA, SPAIN
In July 2015 I attended a one week course on Global Health and Climate Change in Barcelona. This course was organised by ISGlobal in cooperation with IFMSA (International Federation of Medical Student Associations). It was a very interesting course during which I was able to exchange opinions with people from all over the world.
basic education programmes
High School: Sciences-mathematics; 2007 – 2013, Overpelt, Belgium
I started high school in September 2007 and graduated in June 2013 in the field of Sciences-Mathematics, at Wico Campus Mater Dei Overpelt. It was the ideal eduaction programme that helped me prepare to study Medicine.
Elementary school; 2001 – 2007, Overpelt, Belgium
I had been enrolled at Basisschool De Linde from September 2001 until June 2007 for elementary school.