Field(s) of expertise
Education and career
Rik obtained a propaedeutic certificate in Biology & Medical Laboratory Research (2012; Saxion University of Applied Sciences, Enschede) and graduated in BSc Health Sciences with a specialization in mental healthcare (2016; Maastricht University), in MSc Mental Health (2018; Maastricht University), and in MA Philosophy: Philosophy, Bioethics & Health (2019; VU University, Amsterdam).
He has also received clinical training as a psychologist (Mondriaan/PsyQ, Maastricht), and worked as a research assistant (GGZ InGeest, Amsterdam).
In his current position as a PhD student at Erasmus MC, he supports Medical Ethics education in the Medicine bachelor programme.