Mayke Hentschel received her Medical Degree from Utrecht University in 2013. She is currently working as a PhD-student at the department of Otolaryngology, in collaboration with the departments of Radiology & Nuclear Medicine and Operating Rooms. Her work focuses on the improvement of cost-effectiveness of the diagnostic and monitoring policies of patients with a vestibular schwannoma. She is supervised by Stefan Steens (Dep. of Radiology & Nuclear Medicine), Dirk Kunst (Dep. of Otolaryngology) and professor Maroeska Rovers (Dep. of Operating Rooms and Health Evidence).In December 2017 she will start her training in Otolaryngology in the Radboudumc.