Taymara Abreu

Taymara Abreu is a PhD candidate at the department of Epidemiology and Data Sciences at Amsterdam UMC. Her research within the Exposome-NL project is focused on the relationship between social environmental factors in cardiometabolic diseases.

She holds a BSc in Nutrition from Federal University of Santa Catarina (Brazil) and a MSc (cum laude) in Epidemiology from Radboud University. She also has experience with biomarkers of food intake and modeling and data analysis of dietary intake data.


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.

Taymara Abreu

Contact information



Amsterdam University Medical Centrer
Location VUmc
Department of Epidemiology and Data Science
De Boelelaan 1089a
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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