Emmy van den Heuvel

Emmy van den Heuvel

  • mvandenheuvel at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
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As a lecturer at the psychology department of Bournemouth University, my teaching is focused on eating behaviour and health psychology.

I graduated from a BSc and MSc in Nutrition and Health at Wageningen University (The Netherlands), including an internship at the Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience of Maastricht University (The Netherlands), and an internship at the School of Experimental Psychology of the University of Bristol (UK). Additionally, I worked as a research assistant on several projects at Wageningen University, and the University of Bristol. I completed a PhD in Psychology at Bournemouth University in 2017.

My research interests are in health psychology, and specifically human eating behaviour. I have previously worked on projects about the eating behaviour of children and infants, and several projects on protein intake, food choice and energy compensation, eating topography, and the effect of food processing on satiety in adults. More recently, I have focused on protein intake and physical abilities in older adults...


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