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Dr. Marco Mensink

Assistant Professor Nutrition, Energy metabolism & Health at Wageningen University & Research

About Me

Marco Mensink is an assistant professor with as field of research Nutrition, Energy metabolism & Health, in particular how nutrition and physical activity can regulate energy metabolism and affect health and performance. In the research line Nutrition, Physical activity and Sports, the goal is to understand how nutritional status is linked to exercise and training adaptation. Within the research line Nutrition and the metabolic syndrome, the focus is on dietary protein. How well are proteins and amino acids digested and utilized, and what is their role in the pathogenesis of insulin resistance, diabetes and the metabolic syndrome.

Courses and Programs taught by Dr. Marco Mensink

1 course in a series


Nutrition and Disease

Professional Certificate
2 courses