ir. Kathy Van Den Houwe MSc
Dr. Kathy Van Den Houwe is a scientific assistant at Sciensano (before: Institute of Public Health). She holds a PhD (2017) in organic chemistry from the University of Ghent. After a one-year involvement in a research project about the stability and reactivity of migrating compounds from printing inks and glues, used for food packaging at the University of Ghent and the institute for agricultural and fisheries research (ILVO), she started working at Sciensano. At Sciensanco she has been extensively involved in method development for routine purposes.