Gabriël Devriendt


Secondary school: OLVrouwe College Ostend

High School: University of Ghent: biologist speciality botany

Professional training and seminars:  Time management , Negociation skills , Speaking in public, Communication skills: VEV –training , Budget training: Atlasconsult, Negociating: Vlerickschool: Prof Van Poucke


Since April 2006:  PURES BVBA: Independent research centre in ‘clinical nutrition’  R&D projects on dietary supplements

Since 2012: Teacher Universitaire Hogeschool Lier: Institute for Complementary Health Care Training (courses for medical trained therapists)

Speaker at different congresses:

  • Arts & Apotheker – Congress May 2012 Utrecht: lecture on “brain disorders”
  • Speaker on the 6th International European Conference of European  Infectious diseases in obstetrics and gynaecology (2008):  2 Presentations: ”antibiotics or probiotics” and “the habitat of the vagina”   Staff and Lok meetings for Urologists, Gynaecologists, Paediatrics  (30 meetings in 2012)
  • MBOG congress 2006 and 2009: “Epigenics and breast cancer”
  • NMTT congress September Roeselare: workshop with Prof. Comhaire (University Ghent), Prof. Vanden Berghe (University Antwerp) and G. Devriendt

Research in infertility:  6 international studies published in collaboration with Prof. Comhaire (Univ. Ghent and Dr. Decleer (Infertility Centre Jan Palfijn Ghent)  E.g. Reproductive BioMedicine Online (2011) 23, 361– 362; Andrologia (feb 2012) Comparing the effectiveness of infertility treatments by numbers needed to treat (NNT), …

IWT project:  intensive cultivation of Nord Sea shrimps with full recirculation  (2009: thesis and research)  …

March 2005: Founder and R&D Agraphyt NV (

October 2002: NUTRIPHYT N.V.