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Adinda  Mieras

MSc Adinda Mieras (1990) works at the VU Medical Center and the EMGO+ Institute for Health and Care Research within the department of Public and Occupational Health in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

In April 2016, Adinda started her PhD project about the goals and expectations patients and oncologists have when starting a new treatment for metastasized lung cancer. In this project Adinda wants to examine what percentage of patients receive chemotherapy in the last months of life for a representative part of the Netherlands. Secondly, she wants to examine what goals and expectations patients, oncologists and relatives have before starting a medical treatment and whether these goals are achieved.