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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Projects in nutritional epidemiology and preventive nutrition from biomarker studies to intervention trials. Different topics on the role of diet in the prevention of chronic diseases possible, depending on personal interests and skills. MSc, MD, or PhD candidates very welcome, please get in touch for more details. Collaborations with European partners, particularly the Heidelberg Institute of Global Health in Heidelberg, Germany, are an option (https://www.klinikum.uni-heidelberg.de/heidelberger-institut-fuer-global-health/).


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Personal profile

Research Focus

For my research I am using epidemiological studies including cohorts and dietary intervention trials. I am interested in nutritional epidemiology and preventive nutrition, with a focus on cancer and cardio-metabolic diseases. Further specific topics I am working on at the moment are intermittent fasting, plant-based diets, body composition and metabolic health, or nutritional support for cancer patients.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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