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Access to data from NSDD

The Northern Sweden Diet Database (DIETVIP and DIETMON) is a validated data collection originating from the Västerbotten Intervention Programme, VIP, and the MONICA screenings. It includes a large number of calculated nutrition variables.

For information about options for setting up a project or which parts should be included, contact the PI for the The Northern Sweden Diet Database, Anna Winkvist.

Information about the Northern Sweden Diet Database (NSDD)

Access to dietary data

The following documents should be sent to the Department of Biobank Research.

Application for data from NSDD

With Edusign (All employees of Umeå University have access to Edusign):
Send a Word version without signature to
We will contact you later for the signature.

Without Edusign:
Send both these documents to
- A Word version without signature
- A scanned pdf version with signature

Send the research plan together with the application.

The application to, and approval from, the ethical review board.

The request forms for data can be sent beforehand.


All documents can be sent by email. Signed documents can be scanned into PDF files.


Anette Forsgren
The Biobank Research Unit
Umeå University
SE-901 87 Umeå