Melline Schilham studied Medicine at University Medical Center Utrecht. During her studies she developed an interest in Urology. After graduation in 2019 she started her PhD project at the Radboudumc in Nijmegen. This project is a collaboration between clinical radiology research (Prostate MR Center of Excellence), the department of Urology and the NucMed and BiomedicalMR research groups within the department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine. The research will focus on optimizing pre-operative imaging and intra-operative detection of metastatic lymph nodes in prostate cancer patients. Melline is supervised by Mark Rijpkema.