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Peter  Weijs

Dr.ir. Peter Weijs is a research coordinator at the Section Nutrition and Dietetics, Department of Internal Medicine, and in part Intensive Care Medicine, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam. 
He is also a Lector Weight Management at the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Sports and Nutrition, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, Amsterdam. The Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences is in an alliance with the University of Amsterdam (including AMC).  Nutrition and Dietetics of the VUmc is also in an alliance with the Department of Dietetics of the AMC (ADAM). Weijs is involved in both alliances. 

He is involved in research concerning obesity, diabetes, intensive care, and nutritional assessment (body composition and energy and protein requirements). The focus of his research is aimed at optimization of nutritional treatment.