dr. Joke Tommelein (PhD)

Advisor clinical trials and translational cancer research, Platform Clinics
Health, innovation and research institute, Clinical Research Centre Ghent


As member of the Translational Oncology Unit, Joke is involved in the facilitation of the organization of oncology-related clinical trials. This involves being a point of contact for the set-up of new initiatives, the practical organization of trials and general liaison between various aspects of oncology-related valorization and biobanking.


  • Master in Biomedical Sciences
  • PhD (2017): “Stromal reaction and paracrine consequences of radiotherapy in colorectal cancer” (promotor: prof. Olivier De Wever)