Wies van der Heijden

Network Development Officer at Health Care Without Harm Europe; PhD Candidate, Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management

Wies van der Heijden
Wies van der Heijden


Study Program: European Health Economics & Management (Master)

When I look back at my time at MCI...

I look back at a great time, where I felt supported to develop myself in my field of studies. The MCI team takes interest in you and your topics (e.g. thesis topics) and helps you to find your place within the field.

How did your studies at MCI prepare you for your current job?

My studies gave me valuable insights into the healthcare sector. Especially the practice-oriented teaching introduced me to different potential jobs and equipped me with a useful set of transferrable skills. The study program also provides you with a great network of people that are very happy to help you in any stage of your career.

What would you tell someone who is considering studying at MCI?

I would go for it! MCI offers interesting lecturers and content, great fellow students, and on top of that, beautiful mountain views.

What is your motto?

Little steps will get you there.