About Us

International Academic Board

Nutrition / Lifestyle
Robert Ross
Professor, Queen’s University, School of Physical and Health Education/Medicine, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Basic Science
Vincenzo Di Marzo
Chaire d'excellence en recherche du Canada sur l’axe microbiome-endocannabinoïdome dans la santé métabolique, Université Laval, Québec, Canada
Abdominal Obesity
Michael Jensen
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
Yuji Matsuzawa
Director, Professor Emeritus Osaka University, Somitomo Hospital, Osaka, Japan
Luc Van Gaal
Professor, Antwerp University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Diabetology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition, Antwerp, Belgium
Lipids
Ronald Krauss
Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Atherosclerosis Research, Oakland, CA, USA
Diabetes
Juliana Chan
Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
Ulf Smith
Professor of Internal Medicine, The Lundberg Laboratory for Diabetes Research, Center of Excellence for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Göteborg University, Göteborg, Sweden
Marja-Riitta Taskinen
Professor of Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Biomedicum, Helsinki, Finland
Nicholas John Wareham
Director, Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Hypertension
Cardiology
Paul Poirier
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy, Université Laval, Québec City, Quebec, Canada
Ph. Gabriel Steg
Professor, Centre Hospitalier Bichat-Claude Bernard, Department of Cardiology, Paris, France