As from June 1st 2012 I am appointed as Professor Biomedical and Life Sciences at Roosevelt Academy in Middelburg (Utrecht University, Faculty Beta Sciences).
Starting January 2012 I shall be employed as Head Science Department at Roosevelt Academy in Middelburg.
Download here ‘The Future of Probiotic and Prebiotic Claims and the Demand for EU Health Claims Reform’, presented on the 20th Nutrition and Food Labelling in Brussels.
I studied the new EFSA publication: Guidance on the scientific requirements for health claims related to gut and immune function. Read this guidance here.
In the past weeks I studied sample size calculation methods. How many subjects do you have to include to obtain a meaningful effect. Crucial is what you choose as primary endpoint of your study!
In this first news item I am proud to pronounce my new activity: RIJKERS Biomedical Consultancy! I try to get back at you twice a month with something new I want to share with you!