We're hiring!

16 June 2020

Always been fascinated by the complexity of our environment and how this may affect our health? We are looking for young researchers that will strengthen our research team in Utrecht.

  • {closed] PhD project: the exposome and cardiometabolic health in migrants 
  • [closed] PhD project - linking an individual’s environment and cardiometabolic health


Decoding the exposome

Decoding the exposome

The environment we live in has a dominant impact on our health. It explains an estimated seventy percent of the chronic disease burden. Where we live, what we eat, how much we exercise, the air we breathe and whom we associate with; all of these environmental factors play a role. The combination of these factors over the life course is called the exposome. There is general (scientific) consensus that understanding more about the exposome will help explain the current burden of disease and that it provides entry points for prevention and ...

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