Position: PhD Student
Telephone: +31 43 3881394
|2009–2012||Bachelor of Science, Medicine (cum laude), Maastricht University
Top 3% Award 2009-2010
|2012-2015||Master of Science, Medicine, Maastricht University
Senior and Research Internship: Sports Medicine, SportMáx
Máxima Medisch Centrum, Veldhoven
|2015-2016||Medical Doctor, Spinal Cord Injury Department, Rehabilitation Medicine
Adelante Zorggroep, Hoensbroek
|2016-2017||Medical Doctor, Intensive Care Unit
Zuyderland Medisch Centrum, Heerlen
|2017-present||PhD Student, Department of Human Biology & Human Movement
Sciences, Maastricht University
Promotor: prof. dr. L.J.C. van Loon
After finishing secondary school (cum laude), Lisanne Houben started studying Medicine at Maastricht University in 2009. During her study she already had a special interest for Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine and attended internships in both fields. After obtaining her Medical Degree in 2015 she worked as a medical doctor on the Spinal Cord Injury Department of a rehabilitation centre and afterwards on an Intensive Care Unit to broaden her clinical experience.
In March 2017 she started as a PhD student in the M3-Research Unit. Here she focuses on the effects of exercise and nutrition to counteract the adverse effects of hormonal therapy on body composition in oncology patients.