Medical, scientific & technical writing experience
Having been in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry for more than a decade as a senior researcher, team leader, manager, core team member, and Medical, Scientific & Technical Writer, Dr. Dennis Van Hoof, PhD, has a solid understanding of what it takes to bring medical drugs and diagnostic devices to the regulated market.
After 12 years of PhD and postdoctoral academic research, during which he published more than 30 peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals (including Nature and Cell), and book chapters, he switched to the industry by joining a small startup company (ARMO Biosciences) that develops cancer drug treatments.
He continued his career as a manager at BD Biosciences, generating the documentation and supervising the R&D activities to commercialize platforms for the diagnosis of leukemia & lymphoma, and contributed to the market launch of 4 in vitro diagnostic (IVD) solutions.
For a limited time, he worked as a freelance Writer, during which he offered his black belt-level Microsoft Word user skills and writing expertise to medical & scientific consulting companies, such as Xelay Acumen.
He currently works for Thermo Fisher as a Medical, Scientific & Technical Writer for their COVID-19 test kits and IVD devices.