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Research

Current research activities:

Dietary protein and healthy aging

HORIZON 2020 collaborative project PROMISS (grant agreement no. 678732 (www.promiss-vu.eu) 2014-2020. Tasks:

  • work package leader postdoc project: feasibility strategies to increase dietary protein intake in old age (4-week experiments);
  • supervision PhD student: association dietary protein and healthy aging (epidemiology);
  • supervision multicenter randomized controlled trial (promiss trial) in Netherlands and Finland: effects of dietary protein on physical function in old age.
  • collaboration with several international partners within promiss (various subjects)

Sex differences in healthy aging

Main applicant ZonMw grant 'Gender and health' (grant agreement no. 849200005 (www.promiss-vu.eu) 2017-2021. Topic gender differences in healthy aging: the impact of lifestyle.

  • Supervision PhD student
  • Collaborative project with RIVM

Main applicant ZonMw grant 'gender en gezondheid - aanvullend onderzoek' (grant agreement no. 849500003) 2018-2019. Topic gender differences in protein requirements.

  • Supervision postdoc

Screening tools malnutrition

Development SNAQ65+  (http://www.stuurgroepondervoeding.nl/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Revalidatie-uitleg_SNAQ65.pdf)

Development Pro55+ screening tool for lower protein intake old age (www.proteinscreener.nl). 

Education

  • Coordinator and lecturer BSc course ‘Nutrition' of the Health Sciences program, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
  • Coordinator and lecturer Pre-MSc course ‘Voedingsleer en onderzoek’ of the Health Sciences program, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
  • Lecturer ‘Geriatrics and Aging’ of the BSc program Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
  • Lecturer and tutor in MSc course ‘Public Health Nutrition’ of the Health Sciences program, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
  • Lecturer BSc course 'Nutrition' of the Amsterdam University College, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
  • Thesis supervision in the BSc and MSc program Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Grants

Topic

Euro’s

Year

- ZonMw grant ‘ Gender en gezondheid – Aanvullend onderzoek’ (main applicant)

50.000

2018

- HBCD grant (co-aplicant)

10.000

2018

- ZonMw grant ‘ Gender and Health’ (main applicant)

447.303

2017

- EU grant HORIZON 2020 – WORK PROGRAMME 2014-2015, SFS-16-2015: Tackling malnutrition in the elderly. PROMISS Prevention of Malnutrition In Senior Subjects in the EU (WP leader/co-applicant)

7.000.000

2016

- Grant from Stichting Hofjes Codde en van Beresteyn for organising a symposium on undernutrition community dwelling older persons (main applicant)

17.000

2011

- Grant ZonMw, 'High risk for undernutrition, now what?’ (project leader/ co-applicant)

407.000

2010

- Grant ZonMw, Food preferences older persons w. poor appetite’ (project leader/ co-applicant)

150.000

2010

- Nomination ICT Grassroots Project for assignment (bachelor course) on knowledge-clips

500

2014

- Societal impact award EMGO+ for the SNAQ65+

 

2013

Ancillary activities

member Honours Committee, Faculty of science,  VU, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Keywords

  • protein
  • healthy aging
  • malnutrition
  • nutrition
  • lifestyle
  • aging
  • physical activity
  • sarcopenia
  • sex differences
  • gender differences
  • gender

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Research Output 1999 2019

  • 45 Article
  • 2 Letter
  • 2 PhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VU
  • 1 Meeting Abstract

Appetite and protein intake strata of older adults in the European union: Socio-demographic and health characteristics, diet-related and physical activity behaviours

Hung, Y., Wijnhoven, H. A. H., Visser, M. & Verbeke, W., 4 Apr 2019, In : Nutrients. 11, 4, p. 1-23 23 p., 777.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Appetite
European Union
appetite
protein intake
physical activity

Comparison of protein intake per eating occasion, food sources of protein and general characteristics between community-dwelling older adults with a low and high protein intake

Hengeveld, L. M., Pelgröm, A. D. A., Visser, M., Haveman-Nies, A., Wijnhoven, H. A. H. & Boer, J. M. A., Feb 2019, In : Clinical Nutrition ESPEN. 29, p. 165-174 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Independent Living
Eating
Food
Proteins
Lunch

A healthy lifestyle in old age and prospective change in four domains of functioning

Visser, M., Wijnhoven, H. A. H., Comijs, H. C., Thomese, F., Twisk, J. W. R. & Deeg, D. J. H., 29 May 2018, In : Journal of Aging and Health. p. 1-18 18 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
social relations
old age
human being
alcohol consumption
smoking

Development and validation of a short food questionnaire to screen for low protein intake in community-dwelling older adults: The Protein Screener 55+ (Pro55+)

Wijnhoven, H. A. H., Elstgeest, L. E. M., de Vet, H. C. W., Nicolaou, M., Snijder, M. B. & Visser, M., 23 May 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 5, e0196406.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Independent Living
protein intake
questionnaires
Food
Body Weight

Effectiveness of nutritional interventions in older adults at risk of malnutrition across different health care settings: Pooled analyses of individual participant data from nine randomized controlled trials

Reinders, I., Volkert, D., de Groot, L. C. P. G. M., Beck, A. M., Feldblum, I., Jobse, I., Neelemaat, F., de van der Schueren, M. A. E., Shahar, D. R., Smeets, E. T. H. C., Tieland, M., Twisk, J. W. R., Wijnhoven, H. A. H. & Visser, M., 1 Jan 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Clinical Nutrition.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Energy Intake
Malnutrition
Randomized Controlled Trials
Delivery of Health Care
Counseling