NuGO is an Association of Universities and Research Institutes focusing on the joint development of the research areas of molecular nutrition, personalised nutrition, nutrigenomics and nutritional systems biology

16th NuGOweek: 9 - 12 September 2019, Bern, Switzerland

16th NuGOweek: "From foodomics to nutrigenomics - Translating food composition data into healthy diets" Agroscope, Bern, Switzerland from 9 - 12 September 2019  

The ECN is recruiting a new member

The NuGO ECN is recruiting a new member to join the organizing committee. The person that will join the ECN committee will help planning and organizing the next activities of the network to promote training opportunities and more visibility for the young scientists of NuGO. Interested, read more at:


ECN webinar: 15 January 2019

The NuGO Early Career Network is organising its eight webinar on 15 January 2019 at 16:00hrs. Colleen Draper M.S., R.D.,  from Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences SA (Switzerland), will talk about the nutrition systems and health research for designing personalized solutions. Read more

NuGO support for organising courses

Every year we aim to organise a number of courses targeted for NuGO PhD students and early stage post-doctoral students. We are now seeking people from the NuGO community who would be interested in running a PhD course in their home institution with financial support of NuGO. If interested read more here        

NuGO Exchange grants - 2019, 1st call

NuGO Exchange grants - 2019, 1st call. Deadline March 1, 2019. For more information please read the reports from Aimee Dorevic (Monash University) who visited Maastricht University in June 2018 and Harry Freitag (Maastricht University) who visited Newcastle University from September - October 2018. Find here their reports:

Reflections 15th NuGOweek 2018

On 3-6 September 2018, nearly 140 registered participants from 22 counties including Australia, China, Korea and the USA as well as many European countries gathered at the International Centre for Life in Newcastle, UK for the 15th edition of NuGO week. Read more at:


  • Advanced Proteomics, 7-10 May 2019, organised by the Graduate School VLAG, Wageningen University & Research, Wageningen, the Netherlands

Training 2020

  • 4th European  summer school on nutrigenomics, 22th to 26th June 2020, Italy.

Past EU-funded projects with NuGO as partner >>