About us

Pioneering in Nutrition and Health Sciences

The Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences is a specialised biomedical research institute based on the campus of the world-renowned Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL, École polytechnique fédérale) in Lausanne and is part of Nestlé’s global R&D network.

Research and Innovation


Our research uses an Integrated Systems Science

The Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences performs cutting-edge research in the areas of metabolic, gastrointestinal and brain health, as well as ageing. The institute is employing state-of-the-art technologies and biological models to characterise health and disease applying a holistic and integrated approach.