About the author

Sabrina T. Heijkoop

Sabrina Heijkoop was born on August 27th, 1987 in Dordrecht, The Netherlands. In 2006, she started her medical education at the Erasmus University of Rotterdam. During her study, she was engaged in medical research at the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology under the guidance of Dr. H.C. van Doorn, gynecologist-oncologist.

Sabrina obtained her medical degree, with cum laude distinction, in 2013. Thereafter she started her PhD at the Erasmus MC Cancer Institute in Rotterdam, researching the role of adaptive radiotherapy in the treatment of locally advanced cervical cancer.

This thesis is a result of this 4 year research. As of April 2017, she has started her residency in Radiotherapy at the Erasmus MC Cancer Institute. Sabrina lives together with Kevin and
their son Floris.