Jorn Trommelen

Protein recommendations for muscle mass preservation during weight loss.

A Talk by Dr. Jorn Trommelen (Assistant Professor,

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About this Talk

Weight loss is usually accompanied by an unintential loss of lean mass. Resistance exercise and high protein intakes are recommended to preserve muscle mass during a diet. In this talk, I'll discuss protein recommendations to maintain, or even gain, muscle tissue while dieting.

January 23, 2020, 05:00 AM

05:00 AM - 06:00 AM

About The Speakers

Jorn Trommelen

Dr. Jorn Trommelen

Assistant Professor,

Jorn earned his MSc in Nutrition and Health with top honors at Wageningen University & Research Centre. He then obtained his PhD in Muscle Metabolism at Maastricht University, at one of the leading laboratories in that field. He now works at Maastricht University as Assistant Professor. His research focusses on protein ingestion to optimize post-exercise muscle protein synthesis. In addition, he investigates carbohydrate metabolism during and after exercise.