Wendy Wambacq graduated at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Belgium in 2011. Afterwards, she worked in private practice for almost 2 years. In 2013, she started a residency in veterinary nutrition (European College of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition). She successfully passed the board certifying exam in Berlin in September 2016. At this moment, she is making a doctoral thesis at the Animal Nutrition Laboratory at Ghent University about the influence of nutrition on immune status.