TiFN and NIZO Food Research announce that Dr. Alwine Kardinaal has been appointed as Theme Director Healthy Nutrition at TiFN starting August 1, 2021.
Dr. Alwine Kardinaal is a renowned researcher with more than 50 scientific publications to her name. Her career as a nutrition scientist and research manager at the research institutes TNO and NIZO food research provides an overview of the domain, but also a lot of practical experience in setting up and conducting industrially relevant nutrition research. At NIZO, her focus is on demonstrating and understanding the effects of food ingredients on gut health and immunity, combining in vitro and clinical results and taking into account regulatory requirements. Alwine Kardinaal is and will continue to work as a Principal Scientist at NIZO Food Research and she will fill the TiFN position on a secondment basis.
About her choice for TiFN she says:
The management of TiFN is pleased with the reinforcement of the team.