Femke Jansen

Dr. Femke Jansen

In October 2012, Femke Jansen started working as a research assistant at the department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery of VUmc for the research group “Living together with cancer”. After a year she started her PhD project entitled: “Supportive care in head and neck cancer patients: Patient-reported  needs and costs”, which she successfully defended in January 2018.
She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences and her research Master’s degree in Lifestyle and Chronic Disorders at the VU University in Amsterdam. She is registered as Epidemiologist A.

At this moment she is working as a senior researcher for the research group.

Femke defended her PhD thesis on January 15, 2018.
F. Jansen. “Supportive care in Head and Neck Cancer Patients. Patient-reported needs and costs” Promotoren: prof dr IM Verdonck-de Leeuw, prof dr CR Leemans. Copromotor dr. V.M.H. Coupé. Gildeprint Amsterdam, 2017.