Childhood Obesity Organizing Committee

Bernard (Bob) Gutin

Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics
Medical College of Georgia

Biography: Current academic titles: Emeritus prof. of applied physiol. (since 19 ReadMore...

Research Interest: Physical activity, body composition and health.

Elena Roura

Alícia Foundation

Biography: Dr. Elena Roura is the Scientific Director at the Alicia Foundation wh ReadMore...

Research Interest: Human Dietetics, nutrition and Food science

Joycelyn M. Peterson

Chair & Director
Oakwood University
United States

Biography: Joycelyn A.M. Peterson, (Dr.Joy) is a registered dietitian, presently ReadMore...

Research Interest: Vegetarian nutrition consultant, public health speaker, and ReadMore...

Adelia C. Bovell-Benjamin

Tuskegee University
United States

Biography: Adelia Bovell-Benjamin is currently a Professor of Food and Nutrition ReadMore...

Research Interest: International nutrition lipid oxidation Food product devel ReadMore...

Claudia Ivonne Ramírez Silva

Center for Nutrition and Health Research
United States

Biography: Ivonne Ramirez, has a degree in Nutrition from the Metropolitan Autono ReadMore...

Research Interest: Her subjects of interest in research are: Maternal and child ReadMore...

Novella María-Fernández, Fernando

Associate professor
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Biography: Associate Professor at the Faculty of Physical Activity and Sport Scie ReadMore...

Research Interest: Treatment and recovery of sports injuries, with training in ReadMore...

Sunil Mathur

Georgia Regents University

Biography: Sunil Mathur, Ph.D., M.Phil., M.Sc., MBA, is a Professor at the Georgi ReadMore...

Research Interest: Childhood obesity Cancer research Public health Nonparametri ReadMore...

Vaclav Bunc

Charles University
Czech Republic

Biography: Vaclav Bunc has earned his PhD from TU Prague in 1979. He is a Vice De ReadMore...

Research Interest: obesity management, physical fitness, exercise physiology

Lucia Pacifico

La Sapienza University of Rome,
Rome, Italy

Biography: Prof. Lucia Pacific Pediatrics Assistant Professor of Sapienza Univers ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases, Gastroenterology, Hepatolog ReadMore...

Cristiana Pop

Bucharest University of Economic Studies

Biography: Cristiana Pop is currently a full Professor at Bucharest Economic Stud ReadMore...

Research Interest: Eating behaviors and wellbeing, Healthy lifestyle

Mehmet Emre Atabek

Necmettin Erbakan University

Biography: Professor Mehmet Emre Atabek has completed his Ph.D. at the age of 37 ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pedaitric Endocrinolgy, Diabetology


Associate Professor
Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University

Biography: Weak in Ayvaz was born in 1983 in Elazığ. He graduated from Fırat U ReadMore...

Research Interest: Food Science & Technology, Food Microbiology, Food Processin ReadMore...

Cristina Campoy

University of Granada

Biography: She was born on 6th May 1962 in Granada (Spain). She completed her Bac ReadMore...

Research Interest: Infant Nutrition and Metabolism, Paediatric Gastroenterology ReadMore...

Norman Pollock

Associate Professor
Georgia Regents University

Biography: Dr. Norman Pollock is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Georgia ReadMore...

Research Interest: How fat and bone metabolism affect energy regulation, emphas ReadMore...

Gaston Kapuku

Associate Professor
Georgia Regents University

Biography: Gaston Kapuku is an Associate Professor of Paediatrics and Medicine (c ReadMore...

Research Interest: Diastolic Function and Congestive Heart Failure, Gene-Enviro ReadMore...

Ajay Kumar Mishra

University of South Africa
South Africa

Biography: Ajay Kumar Mishra is a full Professor at the Nanotechnology and Water ReadMore...

Research Interest: Synthesis of multifunctional nano-materials, nano-composites ReadMore...

Wenjun Li

Associate Professor
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Biography: Wenjun Li is Associate Professor of Medicine and Senior Statistician a ReadMore...

Research Interest: Identifying racial and socioeconomic disparities in health, ReadMore...

Denise Bonde

Olmsted Medical Center

Biography: Dr. Denise Bonde is a pediatrician in Rochester, Minnesota and is affi ReadMore...

Research Interest: Dr. Bonde's clinical interests include acute and chronic car ReadMore...