Anna Ockerman is a PhD candidate at the OMFS-IMPATH research group in cooperation with the Department of Cardiovascular Sciences. She studies postoperative bleeding complications in patients taking new oral anticoagulants undergoing dental extractions, in the view of drafting guidelines concerning the use of these anticoagulants. Her promotors are Prof. dr. Reinhilde Jacobs, Prof. dr. Constantinus Politis (Department Imaging and Pathology, KU Leuven) and Prof. dr. Peter Verhamme (Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, KU Leuven).
Anna graduated in June 2017 as MSc in Biomedical Sciences (KU Leuven). Her Master’s Thesis ‘The eruption potential of wisdom teeth predicted by tooth inclination in a premature development stage’, under promotorship of Prof. dr. Reinhilde Jacobs and Prof. dr. Constantinus Politis (Department Imaging and Pathology, KU Leuven), was awarded with the Best Master’s Thesis Biomedical Sciences 2017, third place.
Prof. dr. Reinhilde Jacobs
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