Angelika Kindermann studied medicine at the University of Munich, Germany. After receiving her Medical degree she presented her doctoral thesis in 1996. She then completed her 5-year training in Pediatrics at the University of Munich.
In 2002 she moved to the Netherlands and did her 3-year fellowship in Paediatric Gastroenterology at the department of paediatric gastroenterology and nutrition at the Free University in Amsterdam and Leiden. In 2006 she became a staff member in the Academic Medical Centre in Amsterdam and currently she is the vice-head of the department of paediatric gastroenterology & nutrition.
The focus of her current clinical and research work is pediatric inflammatory bowel disease and feeding disorders. She is a member of the European Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN), the European Helicobacter pylori study Group and the German, the Dutch Society of Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology, the Dutch KiCC (Kids with Crohn & Colitis), the Nutritional committee from the Dutch Association of Pediatrics, the “Platform healthy nutrition” of Dutch National Institute and Community and the Dutch committee of Malnutrition of the Dutch Association of Pediatrics.