Heleen Nelissen

Heleen Nelissen completed her Master in Management, Policy Analysis and Entrepreneurship in the Health and Life Sciences with a specialization in International Public Health at the VU University in Amsterdam in 2013. During her Master Heleen worked as a student assistant at the Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development (AIGHD).

Since, January 2014 Heleen is working as a junior researcher at AIGHD. Her research is focused on the evaluation of health insurance schemes and the prevention of cardiovascular diseases in sub-Saharan Africa.