Ester Van Haute

Researcher, Healthcare

Ester is a researcher with practical experience in the pharmaceutical industry

Ester Van Haute is a researcher in the technology and operations management field at Vlerick. She’s also involved in the Vlerick Healthcare Management Centre, where she collaborates closely with Professors Brecht Cardoen and Walter Van Dyck.

Her current research focuses on patient experience in the evolution towards digitised care. Before this, she carried out research on the changing environment of Belgian hospitals and the decision-making processes around investing in hospitals.

Before her academic career, Ester worked in the pharmaceutical industry for several years. She integrates her practical experience and insight into her research.

Who am I?

  • Researcher at Vlerick Business School
  • Master in Management and Policy in Healthcare at Ghent University

My expertise

Belgian hospital landscape - hospital of the future

Investment decision-making processes in hospitals

Design thinking for CX improvement

Patient experience in the evolution towards digitised care

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