Dr. Daisy Tysmans PhD
Head of Communications
Daisy Tysmans is the Head of the Communication Team and is responsible for the development and implementation of Sciensano’s communication strategy. She is devoted to science communication, strategic communication and crisis communication.
She joined WIV-ISP (Sciensano’s predecessor) in October 2012.
Previously she was Assistant Professor at the Open Universiteit of the Netherlands for 4,5 years. In 2010 she received the award for the most outstanding educational product (Onderwijsproduct van het jaar 2010).
She obtained a PhD in Science in 2008 and an MSc in Geography in 2003, both from Vrije Universiteit Brussel.