MREC Wageningen University

Contact details

Wageningen University
Department of Human Nutrition
METC-WU secretariat
Attn Ms C. Dullemeijer, PhD
Helix building - room 1.063
Stippeneng 4
6708 WE Wageningen
The Netherlands
+31 317 485 603

Sphere of action

The MREC WU reviews research protocols for Wageningen University which relate to proposed scientific research.

The MREC WU reviews research protocols for Unilever Nederland BV, based in Rotterdam, which are submitted by the Unilever Health Institute in Vlaardingen and which relate to proposed scientific research, insofar as this research is performed in the Netherlands and insofar as this research has not already been reviewed, or ought to be reviewed, by another medical research ethics committee.

The MREC WU can accept a review commission concerning research protocols relating to proposed scientific research by:             

  • Stichting Wageningen Research (WR), located in Wageningen.
  • Stichting Top Institute Food and Nutrition (TiFN), located in Wageningen.
  • NIZO food research, located in Ede.
  • Other Dutch research institutions.


Submitted by Monocenter study Multicenter study Amendment
Local investigator € 1,000 € 1,000 € 350
Industry € 2,000 € 2,000 € 750
External (other) € 2,000 € 2,000 € 750

Committee members

Naam WMO-discipline lid / plv Beroep
Berg, dr H van den kinderarts lid kinderarts / klinisch farmacoloog
Bijker, dr JB arts lid anesthesioloog
Boshuizen, mw prof dr HC methodoloog lid statisticus
Hana, mr RF geen lid jurist
Hennekam, prof dr RCM kinderarts lid hoogleraar kindergeneeskunde en translationele genetica
Kan, dr HJM van klinisch farmacoloog / ziekenhuisapotheker lid klinisch farmacoloog / ziekenhuisapotheker
Lelie, mw dr A proefpersonenlid lid filosoof / hovenier
Mathus-Vliegen, mw prof dr EMH arts (voorzitter) lid MDL-arts / emeritus hoogleraar klinische voeding
Ocké, mw dr MC methodoloog plv sr wetenschapper RIVM
Paridon-Boerrigter, mw mr PJF van jurist lid jurist
Scheer, mw dr LAM van der ethicus lid ethicus
Schipper, mw mr WJ jurist plv juridisch adviseur