Grants and Awards

Grants

April 2016 //  Co-applicant, DIRECT project on discovery of biomarkers from glycemic deterioration after the onset of type 2 diabetes, 4-year follow up measurement (personnel, supplies): €350.000

April 2016 // Co-applicant, Sleep Mood Sugar project on sleep and metabolic changes in type 2 diabetes patients (personnel, supplies): €15.000

June 2014 // EMGO+ EU Fellowship of the EMGO+ institute for Health and Care Research: research fellow for two years, starting September 2014, Amsterdam, The Netherlands: €75.000

June 2014 // Co-applicant, DIRECT project on discovery of biomarkers for glycemic deterioration after the onset of type 2 diabetes, 3-year follow up measurement (personnel, supplies): €90.000

June 2011 // Intra-European Marie Curie Fellowship 2011 of European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme; Post-doctoral position for one year starting June 2011; Birmingham, UK: € 125.000

May 2009 // Kootstra Talent Fellowship 2009 of the Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences; Maastricht University; Post-doctoral position for two years starting May 2009; Maastricht, the Netherlands: €55.060


Awards

July 2014 // Selected participant Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting 2014, Lindau, Germany

July 2011 // Young Investigators Award 2011 from the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior (SSIB) for the presentation ‘Inter-individual relationships between energy balance and SWS+REM sleep in normal weight men measured over 48h in controlled conditions in the respiration chamber’, Clearwater, Florida, USA

July 2009 // Van Walree travel award to visit the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior (SSIB) 2009, Portland, USA

May 2008 //  NASO travel award to visit the European Congress on Obesity (ECO) 2008; Geneva, Switzerland

July 2007 // Young investigators Award 2007 from the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior (SSIB) for the presentation ‘Relationship of overweight with PPARy, GRL, and CNTF polymorphisms in a Dutch Children Cohort’ 2007, Steam Boat Spring, USA