Heleen Brüggen is a second year Master student at Utrecht University studying Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences. She is currently working on her Master thesis on the topic of implementing Bayesian Additive Regression Trees (BART) models in multilevel multiple imputation though chained equations.

Next to her universty studies, Heleen also currently studies classical violin with Carla Leurs at the conservatory of Utrecht at the Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht (HKU). She is currently in her third year of her Bachelor of Music degree and will graduate next year.

In her free time, Heleen enjoys sight-reading chamber music, drawing, reading, gaming and photography.