Boris Beudeker studied medicine at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. After graduation in 2018, he started his PhD at the department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology under the supervision of Dr. Andre Boonstra. In parallel to his medicine studies, he studied the Research Master Infection and Immunity and obtained his master degree by writing a thesis on “Identification of Biomarkers for Hepatitis B associated Hepatocellular Carcinoma”. His current research focuses on immunology of chronic viral hepatitis and liver cancer, and he has a special interest in the development of immunological biomarkers for very early detection of liver cancers.
He is a member of the Dutch Society for the Study of the Liver, Dutch Society for Immunology (NVVI) and the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL).