BSc J. Driessen

PhD Candidate
Main activities
Focus of research

- Radiomics quantitative analysis on PET-CT in Hodgkin lymphoma

- Epidemiology of Hodgkin lymphoma

- Development of a prognostic model for relapsed and refractory Hodgkin lymphoma using imaging (PET-CT) and biomarkers (TARC).


Curriculum Vitae

Name: Julia Driessen

Date and place of birth: 7 July 1997, Amsterdam, the Netherlands



Bachelor of Medicine, University of Amsterdam

Date: 31 July 2018


Work experience:

2016 - 2018: Patient care assistant, Hematology and Oncology, Academic Medical Center (AMC), Amsterdam

2016 - 2018: Research assistant, Oncology, AMC Amsterdam

2018: Research assistant, Psychology, AMC Amsterdam

2018: Student teaching, Pathology, AMC Amsterdam

2018 - present: PhD student, Hematology, AMC Amsterdam



2018: Best research presentation of the International Summer School Oncology, UMC Groningen.



Kater, A. P., van Oers, M. H. J., van Norden, Y., van der Straten, L., Driessen, J., Posthuma, W. F. M., et al. "Feasibility and Efficacy of Addition of Individualized Dose Lenalidomide to Chlorambucil and Rituximab as First-Line Treatment in Elderly and FCR-Unfit Patients with Advanced Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia." Haematologica (Aug 16 2018).