Hanneke Wanders (1986) obtained her bachelor and master degree Medical Natural Sciences and her master degree Health Sciences at the VU University in Amsterdam in 2007, 2010 and 2012, respectively. In March 2013 she started as a PhD student at the Julius Center. During her PhD, Hanneke will work on the ASSURE project (Adapting Breast Cancer Screening Strategy Using Personalised Risk Estimation). The aim of ASSURE is to develop methods to personalise breast cancer screening, based on breast density and the risk to develop breast cancer.
Hanneke is supervised by Prof. Dr. P.H.M. Peeters and Dr. C.H. van Gils.
Interests and Focus
Breast density and breast cancer