Vitamin Conference Organizing Committee

Fiji Antony

Chief Clinical Dietitian
NMC Specialty Hospital, Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Biography: Dr. Fiji Antony has been with NMC Specialty Hospital Dubai as the Chie ReadMore...

Research Interest: She is an active professional in the United Arab Emirates in ReadMore...

Dana Al-Hamwi, MD, MMedSci

Clinical Dietitian
Dr Dana Diet Center at DHCC
United Arab Emirates

Biography: Dana Al-Hamwi, a specialized nutritionist, received her Doctorate in M ReadMore...

Research Interest: Nutrition Consultation Weight Management Sports Nutrition ReadMore...

Bulbin Jose

Senior Clinical Dietitian
Dubai Health Authority,Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Biography: Bulbin Jose is a Registered Dietitian currently doing her Ph.D. in Foo ReadMore...

Research Interest: Main areas of interests include nutrition research, therapeu ReadMore...

Omer Engin

Associate Professor of General Surgery
Buca Seyfi Demirsoy State Hospital, Surgery Department,
Turkey

Biography: He is a general surgery specialist since 1998. Cited number is 126, H ReadMore...

Research Interest: Special research interests are endocrine surgery, hepatobili ReadMore...

James Joseph

Director
God's Own Food Solution Pvt Ltd.
India

Biography: He is the founder of "God's Own Food Solution Pvt Ltd" and also the au ReadMore...

Research Interest: Special research interest towards Nutrition & Non Communicab ReadMore...

Piergiorgio Bolasco

Director
Territorial Nephrology Department – Cagliari
Italy

Biography: Director of the Territorial Nephrology Department – Cagliari Italy ReadMore...

Research Interest: new and advanced dialytic techniques; prevention of Chronic ReadMore...

Maria J Esteve

Professor
University of Valencia
Spain

Biography: Maria J Esteve is an expert in food analysis. She has studied the effe ReadMore...

Research Interest: food analysis

Kaj Winther

Professor
University of Copenhagen
Denmark

Biography: Professor Kaj Winther was earlier deeply involved in cardiovascular re ReadMore...

Research Interest: Clinical Biochemistry,herbal remedies and their impact on in ReadMore...

Francois Andre Allaert

Professor
Cen Nutriment Dijon
France

Biography: Medical doctor specialised in Public Health, PhD in biostatistics and ReadMore...

Research Interest: Epidemiology, Clinical Trials, Clinical Pharmacology

Teruyoshi Amagai

Professor
Mukogawa Women’s University
Japan

Biography: Teruyoshi Amagai has completed his MD and PhD from University of Tsuku ReadMore...

Research Interest: Nutrition and Dietetics, Pediatrics

Asuman Golgeli

Professor
Erciyes University
Turkey

Biography: Asuman Gölgeli has specialized in behavioral physiology and neurophy ReadMore...

Research Interest: Evaluation of behavioral parameters, testing of learning and ReadMore...

Fernando Cordido

Professor
University of A Coruna
Spain

Biography: Fernando Cordido was born in A Coruña, Spain. He qualified in Medicin ReadMore...

Research Interest: His main research interest is Pathophysiology of Obesity cli ReadMore...

F. Javier Senorans Rodriguez

Professor
Autonomous University of Madrid
Spain

Biography: F. Javier Señoráns is Doctor of Science and has developed its resear ReadMore...

Research Interest: F. Javier Señoráns Rodríguez research interest is on clea ReadMore...

Christine Brombach

Professor
Zurich University of Applied Sciences
Switzerland

Biography: Christine Brombach is since 2009 lecturer at the Institute of Food and ReadMore...

Research Interest: Food Sociology and Human Nutrition

Nimmathota Arlappa

Scientist (Deputy Director)
National Institute of Nutrition
Indian Council Of medical Research

India

Biography: N Arlappa has completed his MD in Community Medicine from NTR Universi ReadMore...

Research Interest: Public Health Nutrition

Mario Ciampolini

Retired Professor
Department of Pediatrics

University of Florence
Italy

Biography: Mario Ciampolini directed the Gastroenterology Research Unit, a third ReadMore...

Research Interest: Gastroenterology, Initial Hunger, Pediatric Diseases and Nut ReadMore...

Guillermo Reglero Rada

Professor
University Autonoma de Madrid
Spain

Biography: Guillermo J. Reglero Rada is Doctor in Chemistry (1985). Full Professo ReadMore...

Research Interest: food and health

Federico Mallo Ferrer

Professor
University of Vigo
Spain

Biography: Federico Mallo is Full Professor of Physiology-Endocrinology at the Un ReadMore...

Research Interest: Federico Mallo Ferrer main research interest is in Hormone m ReadMore...

Guadeloupe Garrido Pastor

Professor
Polytechnic University Of Madrid
Spain

Biography: Dr. Guadalupe Garrido Pastor is Professor of “Exercise Physiology” ReadMore...

Research Interest: Nutrition and physical activity intervention, evaluating chi ReadMore...

Kristian Buhring Bonacich

Head
Department of Public Health

Catholic University of the Most Holy Conception
Chile

Biography: Kristian Buhring Bonacich is the head of the department of public heal ReadMore...

Research Interest: Sports Medicine, Nutritional Biochemistry, Nutrition and Die ReadMore...

Eileen Kennedy

Professor
Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

Tufts University
USA

Biography: Eileen Kennedy is the Dean of the Friedman School of Nutrition Science ReadMore...

Research Interest: Assessing the health and nutrition impacts of policies and p ReadMore...

Neeta Singh

Chair
Nutrition Program
School of Mathematics, Science & Engineering

University of the Incarnate Word
USA

Biography: Dr. Neeta Singh has completed his PhD from Oregon State University fol ReadMore...

Research Interest: Addressing the Role of Proximal Determinants of Undernutriti ReadMore...

Beraat Ozcelik

Dean
Food Engineering Department

Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Biography: Beraat Özçelik, after graduation from Ege University in 1990, Food E ReadMore...

Research Interest: Research studies focused on functional foods and nutraceutic ReadMore...

Mihalis Panagiotidis

Chair
Division of Nutrition & Toxicology
School of Life Sciences

Heriot Watt University
UK

Biography: Mihalis holds a Personal Chair in Nutrition & Toxicology at the School ReadMore...

Research Interest: Molecular toxicology, molecular & biochemical nutrition and ReadMore...

Jagat Kanwar

Professor in Nanomedicine
Deakin University
Australia

Biography: Prof/Dr Jagat R. Kanwar has received his PhD in 1992 from Post Graduat ReadMore...

Research Interest: investigating fundamental and applied molecular aspects of ReadMore...

Gaspar Ros Berruezo

Professor
Human Nutrition and Food Science

University of Murcia
Spain

Biography: Dr. Gaspar Ros Berruezo is Professor of Human Nutrition and Food Scien ReadMore...

Research Interest: functional foods and ingredients, the metabolism to nutritio ReadMore...

Lisette CPGM de Groot

Professor in Nutrition and Ageing
Division of Human Nutrition

Wageningen University
The Netherlands

Biography: CPGM Lisette de Groot, Professor of Nutrition and Ageing at the Divisi ReadMore...

Research Interest: role of nutrition in the maintenance of health in old age wi ReadMore...

Francesco Menichini

Professor
Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences

University of Calabria
Italy

Biography: Francesco Menichini is full Professor in Phytofarmacy at Department of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Phytochemicals, bioactive compouns, antioxidants

Marica Bakovic

Professor
Dept. of Human Health and Nutritional Science

University of Guelph
Canada

Biography: Marica Bakovic completed BSc in Chemistry and PhD in Biological Chemis ReadMore...

Research Interest: nutrition and metabolism, especially in the area of regulati ReadMore...

Alba Naudí

Professor
Department of Experimental Medicine

University of Lleida-Institute of Biomedical Research of Lleida (IRB-Lleida)
Spain

Biography: Dr. Alba Naudí has completed her PhD in Biomedical Sciences in the ar ReadMore...

Research Interest: Study of the aging process and neurodegenerative diseases fr ReadMore...

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Chair and Professor
Department of Food Engineering

Celal Bayar Üniversitesi
Turkey

Biography: Özlem Tokuşoğlu (Associate Professor Dr.) was born in Izmir, Turkey ReadMore...

Research Interest: Food Chemistry & Quality Control & Novel Processing & Nutrit ReadMore...

Talha Muezzinoglu

Co-Chair and Professor
Department Head of Urology School of Medicine

Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography: Talha Müezzinoğlu in 1968 in Akhisar was born. Dokuz Eylul Universit ReadMore...

Research Interest: His research interest are Clinical research, Oncology, Neuro ReadMore...

Gary Stoner

Second Co-chair, Professor & Director
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography: Dr. Gary Stoner is Professor of Medicine at the Medical College of Wis ReadMore...

Research Interest: Chemoprevention of aerodigestive tract cancers with naturall ReadMore...

Charles Brennan

Professor of Food Science
Lincoln University
New Zealand

Biography: Charles Brennan is a Professor of Food Science at Lincoln University, ReadMore...

Research Interest: Food and Nutrition, Food Quality and Consumer Acceptance, Fo ReadMore...

Lu Qi

Professor
Department of Nutrition

Harvard School of Public Health
USA

Biography: Dr. Qi’s research has focused on the genetic, nutrition, biochemical ReadMore...

Research Interest: Dr. Qi’s research has focused on the genetic, nutrition, b ReadMore...

Gabriella Riscuta

Program Director
National Cancer Institute
USA

Biography: Gabriela Riscuta MD, MS. CNS is a Program Director in the Nutritional ReadMore...

Research Interest: Dr. Gabriela Riscuta current research interests are foods an ReadMore...

Murat Gültekin

Director
Cancer Control Department, Ministry of Health
Turkey

Biography: Dr. Gultekin is a Gynae Oncologist, an associated Professor and lately ReadMore...

Research Interest: Gynecological Oncology, female cancers, ovarian cancers, cer ReadMore...

WILLIAM J. BANZ

DEPARTMENT CHAIR
ANIMAL SCIENCE FOOD AND NUTRITION

Southern Illinois University
USA

Biography: Dr. Banz's specialization is in Nutrition Physiology, focusing primari ReadMore...

Research Interest: Treatment and prevention of obesity and its associated syndr ReadMore...

Omer Kucuk

Professor Hematology
Medical Oncology and Urology

Emory University
USA

Biography: Omer Kucuk, MD, comes to Winship Cancer Institute from the Karmanos Ca ReadMore...

Research Interest: Nutrition and cancer therapy are Dr. Kucuk's primary researc ReadMore...

Thomas Pavkov

Chair and Professor
College of Health and Human Sciences

Northern Illinois University
USA

Biography: FCNS 483/583: Social Policy, Children, and Families FCNS 484/584: Fam ReadMore...

Research Interest: Mental health services, outcomes, research, and policy Chil ReadMore...

Lu Qi

Professor
Department of Nutrition

Harward School of Public Health
USA

Biography: Dr. Qi’s research has focused on the genetic, nutrition, biochemical ReadMore...

Research Interest: Dr. Qi’s research has focused on the genetic, nutrition, b ReadMore...

Osama Ibrahim

Consultant Biotechnology
Food Safety Bioinnovation
USA

Biography: Osama Ibrahim is a highly-experienced Principal Research Scientist wit ReadMore...

Research Interest: Principal Research Scientist with particular expertise in th ReadMore...

Judith Lukaszuk

Didactic Program Director
Nutrition & Dietetics

Northern Illinois University
USA

Biography: Education Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, Exercise Physiology 1999 ReadMore...

Research Interest: Sports nutrition Ergogenic aids to enhance exercise perform ReadMore...