Coordinator & partners

Coordinator & partners

The IDEFICS study was coordinated by Professor Dr Wolfgang Ahrens at the Bremen Institute for Prevention Research and Social Medicine, back then a central research unit of the University of Bremen, Germany, now the Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS. 23 research groups and small/medium enterprises from eleven countries participated in the IDEFICS study.

Participating countries (green: countries of the cohort centres)

Research institutions in the IDEFICS consortium and their Principal Investigator (PI)

To view the profile of the Principal Investigators in IDEFICS, please click on the links:

Institutions (alphabetically) Address Website
Copenhagen Business School (CBS), Department of Intercultural Communication and Management - DEN - Consumer Science PI: Professor Lucia Reisch Porcelaenshaven 18a
2000 Fredeiksberg
Denmark
www.cbs.dk
Ghent University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (UGENT), Department of Public Health/

Department of Movement and Sport Sciences
PI: Professor Stefaan De Henauw

Watersportlaan 2
9000 Ghent
Berlgium
www.ugent.be

Goteborg University (UGOT), Queen Silvia Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics
PI: Dr Staffan Mårild

Box 454 405 30 Goteborg
Sweden
www.gu.se/english/

Lancaster University, Department of Philosophy (ULANC)
PI: Dr Garrath Williams

Lancaster LA1 4YG
Great Britain
www.lancaster.ac.uk

Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS
PI: Professor Iris Pigeot

Achterstrasse 30, 28359 Bremen, Germany www.leibniz-bips.de

National Cancer Institute (INT), Nutritional Epidemiology Unit

PI: Dr Vittorio Krogh
Via Venezian 1
20133 Milan
Italy
www.cancerworld.org/ebcs

National Institute for Health Development (NIHD), Tervise Arengu Instituut
PI: Dr Toomas Veidebaum

Hiiu 42
11619 Tallinn
Estonia

www.tai.ee

National Research Council, Institute of Food Sciences (ISA-CNR), Unit of Epidemiology and Population Genetics
PI: Dr Alfonso Siani

Via Roma, 52 A/C
83100 Avellino
Italy
www.isa.cnr.it

Research and Education Institute of Child Health (REF)
PI: Dr Michael Tornaritis

138, Limassol ave, #205
2015 Strovolos
Cyprus
www.childhealth.ac.cy

Technologie-Transfer-Zentrum Bremerhaven (TTZ), Sensory Laboratory

PI: Dr Kirsten Buchecker
Lengstr. 3
27572 Bremerhaven
Germany
www.ttz-bremerhaven.de

University Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC), Centre for High Technology Research and Education in Biomedical Sciences

PI: Professor Licia Iacoviello
Località Tappino
86100 Campobasso
Italy
www.rm.unicatt.it

University Illes Balears (UIB), Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Nutrition and Biotechnology
PI: Professor Andreu Palou

Carretera de Valldemossa Km 7,5
07122 Palma de Mallorca
Spain
www.uib.es

University Joseph Fourier (UJF), Laboratory of Nutrition, Ageing and Cardiovascular Diseases

PI: Dr Michel de Lorgeril
Domaine de la Merci
38056 La Tronche
France
www.ujf-grenoble.fr

University of Bremen (UNIHB), Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
PI: Professor Wolfgang Ahrens

Bibliothekstasse 1

28359 Bremen
Germany
www.leibniz-bips.de

University of Glasgow (UGLW), Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences
PI: Professor Yannis Pitsiladis

West Medical Building

Glasgow, G12 8QQ
Great Britain
www.gla.ac.uk/

University of Milan (UNIMI), Department of Pharmacological Sciences

PI: Professor Claudio Galli
Via Balzaretti, 9
20133 Milan
Italy
www.unimi.it

University of Pecs, Medical Faculty, Department of Paediatrics (UPE)

PI: Professor Dénes Molnár

Jozsef A.u.7

1062 Budapest
Hungary
www.pte.hu

University of Zaragoza (UZAZ)

PI: Professor Luis Moreno
Domingo Miral s/n
50009 Zaragoza
Spain
www.unizar.es

Small and medium enterprises (SME)

Institutions (alphabetically) Address Website

The European Food Information Council (EUFIC)

PI: Laura Fernández
Rue Paul-Emile Janson 6
1000 Brussels
Belgium
www.eufic.org

Laboratoriumsmedizin Dortmund, Eberhard and Partner (EBERH)

PI: Dr Arno Fraterman
Brauhausstrade 4
44137 Dortmund
Germany
www.labmed.de

BioTel Ltd (BT)
PI: Dr Mark Rayson

23 Richmond Hill
Bristol BS8 1BA
Great Britain
www.biotel.co.uk

Agora Med srl (AMED)

PI: Fernando Giacco

Centro Direzionale Is. E7
80143 Napoli
Italy

www.agora.it

Gockel Design (GD)

PI: Ralf Gockel

Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 4542117 Wuppertal

Germany
www.gockel-design.de