Jaron de Wit

Where were you born?
Enschede, the Netherlands.

What kind of studies do you work on?
Studies regarding squamous cell carcinoma’s in the oral cavity, skin, and penis. We use cetuximab-800CW.

Why did you want to do research in this field?
I did my research internship in fluorescence molecular imaging, and I was really enthusiastic about it. When I got the chance to continue working in this field, I immediately took it.

What is your background/did you study?
I have studied human movement science (bachelor) and medicine (bachelor and master). When I finished my master I started my PhD.

What relevant experiences did you gain during your study?
I gained basic research experience during my studies. During my study medicine, I gained skills in working with patients.

What do you like to do when you are not working?
When I’m not working I like to do different kind of sports, I enjoy trying out new things.

Portrait Jaron de Wit | OMIG