Research team
The COBRA study is a cooperation between Wageningen University and VU University Amsterdam. The COBRA research team consists of project leaders, PhD candidates and research assistants:

The daily work is conducted by:

Prof Ellen Kampman (Principal investigator and Professor Diet and Disease)
Renate Winkels (Senior researcher)
Maaike van den Berg (PhD candidate)
Anja de Kruif (PhD candidate)
Yfke de Vries (PhD candidate)
Monique Derks (Research Assistant)
Lisette Kamps (Research Assistant)
Celine Kelfkens (Research Assistant)


From left to right: Maaike, Yfke, Lisette, Ellen, Renate, Anja, Monique

The project team further consists of:

Dr Hanneke van Laarhoven (medical oncologist)
Prof Marjolein Visser (professor Healthy Aging)
Dr Jeanne de Vries (expert in Nutritional Research Methodology)
Dr Marjan Westerman (expert in Qualitative research)
Prof Kees de Graaf (professor Sensory Science)
Dr Sanne Boesveldt (expert in Sensory Science)