Inge Tetens

Professor, Ph.D., Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, SCIENCE, University of Copenhagen, Denmark


 Inge Tetens (IT) has a research focus on the role of whole diets, and single nutrients and physical activity in the older adults with focus on dietary interventions to enhance health, functional capacity and wellbeing. IT was member of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) Nutrition Panel 2007-2015, of the working groups on Health Claims and Dietary Reference Values (2007-2015) and served as member of the working group behind the Nordic Nutrition Recommendations, NNR2012 (2009-2014). She chaired the Danish expert group on the scientific evidence behind the Danish food based dietary guidelines (FBDG (2012-2014) and is involved in the current FENS task force on FBDG.



 Introduction to NNR