Prof. Roel Vermeulen, PhD
is a Professor of Environmental Epidemiology and Exposome Science. His scientific research focuses on environmental risk factors for non-communicable diseases with a strong emphasis on integrating epidemiology, high quality exposure assessment, and molecular biology into multidisciplinary investigations. He is the director of the Utrecht Exposome Hub. He is the PI of several large case-control and prospective studies in occupational and the general population. He has (had) a leading role in many European collaborative projects in the area of environmental health (Exposomics, HBM4EU, Mobikids, Geronimo, Envirogenomarkers, Goliath, Freia). Dr. Roel Vermeulen has served on many international committees including the WHO and the National Toxicology Program in the US. He is a member of the Dutch Expert Committee for Occupational Standards of the Dutch Health council. He is elected chair of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Scientific Committee on Epidemiology in Occupational Health (EPICOH).