Zoek medewerkers/organisaties dr.ir. A Melse-Boonstra
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Naamdr.ir. A Melse-Boonstra
RoepnaamAlida
Emailalida.melse@wur.nl

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OmschrijvingAssociate Professor
OrganisatieDepartement Agrotechnologie en Voedingswetenschappen
OrganisatieeenheidHumane Voeding & Gezondheid
Telefoon+31 317 484 317
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BezoekadresStippeneng 4
6708WE, WAGENINGEN
Gebouw/Kamer124/1063
PostadresPostbus 9101
6700HB, WAGENINGEN
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  • Member advisory committee - Gezondheidsraad
    jan 2018 - dec 2020

    Advising the Dutch Health Council on nutritional guidelines during pregnancy, lactation and infancy.


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Dr. Alida Melse-Boonstra focuses in her research on new and sustainable solutions for micronutrient malnutrition in low and middle income countries. She studies vitamin A, iron, iodine and zinc deficiencies in relation to growth and health in vulnerable population groups such as pregnant women, infants, children and adolescents. She applies various stable isotope dilution technique to assess nutrient status and absorption. Major highlight of her research during the past few years is the research on biofortified cassava in Kenya and in Nigeria. She is currently an Associate Professor at the Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University & Research. She teaches in undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate courses on topics related to her research.


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  • HNH-26806 - Introduction to Global Nutrition and Health
  • HNH-39806 - Hidden Hunger: Micronutrient Deficiencies in Low and Middle Income Countries
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