Noreen Siddiqui

Noreen Siddiqui is a PhD candidate at the Department of Epidemiology and Data Science at the Amsterdam UMC. She has a background in Nutrition and Dietetics and Epidemiology. Her research focuses on the role of environmental exposures, psychosocial factors, and lifestyle (nutrition and sleep) on the risk of type 2 diabetes.

In addition, she will study the interaction of individuals with the food environment. Noreen is also involved in data collection (the panel study) in which more elaborate measures are conducted to better study the environment and lifestyle of the participants.     


Environmental risk factors of type 2 diabetes-an exposome approach

Beulens JWJ, Pinho MGM, Abreu TC, den Braver NR, Lam TM, Huss A, Vlaanderen J, Sonnenschein T, Siddiqui NZ, Yuan Z, Kerckhoffs J, Zhernakova A, Brandao Gois MF, Vermeulen RCH.
Diabetologia. 2021 Nov 18.

Noreen Siddiqui

Contact information

Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc            

Epidemiology and Data Science
De Boelelaan 1089a, Medical Faculty building
1081 HV  Amsterdam   


Areas of Expertise

Decoding the exposome

Decoding the exposome

Exposome-NL is a Dutch consortium of over fifty scientists from different disciplines, universities and medical centres. Together the scientists will systematically sequence the environmental factors influencing our health.

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