NESI is the Network of Early Career Researchers and Students of ISBNPA, the leading voice in behavioral nutrition and physical activity science. NESI was founded in 2016 and our mission is to promote, stimulate and advocate the work and research of early career researchers and students in the area of behavioral nutrition and physical activity.

About us – NESI officers

NESI CHAIR AND STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE Simone Verswijveren Simone Verswijveren has a BSc and MSc in Human Movement Sciences from the Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands. She is currently a PhD Candidate…

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Student & ECR Spotlight – Bente Øvrebø, a PhD-student evaluating the possible effects of free school fruit on childhood growth and obesity from a national natural experiment

Please tell us about your career pathway to date (positions and institutes). I completed a BSc in Nutrition at Atlantis Medical College and an MSc in Clinical Health Science with…

Continue Reading Student & ECR Spotlight – Bente Øvrebø, a PhD-student evaluating the possible effects of free school fruit on childhood growth and obesity from a national natural experiment