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Section Board for 'Nutrition and Diabetes' (32)

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Prof. Dr. Antonio Brunetti
Department of Health Sciences, University “Magna Græcia” of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: insulin signaling; insulin resistance; type 2 diabetes mellitus; nutrition
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Dr. Mattias Carlström
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: renal oxidative stress; nitric oxide (NO) deficiency; cardiovascular disease; diabetic complications
Dr. Rosa Corcoy
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, CIBER-BBN, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: obesity; pregnancy; diabetes; gestational diabetes; vitamin D
Prof. Dr. George Dimitriadis

2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Research Institute and Diabetes Center, “Attikon” University Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens Greece
Interests: diabetes mellitus; metabolism; nutrition; insulin resistance; insulin secretion; insulin action
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Dr. Herminia González-Navarro
Health Research Institute Clinic Hospital of Valencia – INCLIVA, Menéndez Pelayo 4, 46010 Valencia, Spain
Interests: atherosclerosis; inflammation; dyslipidemia; insulin resistance; diabetes
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Prof. Dr. Michael Horowitz
Centre of Research Excellence in Translating Nutritional Science to Good Health, Adelaide Medical School, The University of Adelaide, and Endocrine and Metabolic Unit, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
Interests: endocrinology; diabetes; gastrointestinal motility; gastroparesis; glycaemic control; obesity; nutrition
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Prof. Dr. Maria Ida Maiorino
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Division of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Department of Advanced Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Naples, Italy
Interests: lifestyle and health; mediterranean diet; innovative therapy for type 2 diabetes; technologies for type 1 diabetes
Dr. Iskandar R. Idris
MRC-Versus Arthritis Centre for Musculoskeletal Ageing Research, National Institute for Health Research Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre, Clinical, Metabolic and Molecular Physiology, University of Nottingham, Royal Derby Hospital, Derby DE22 6DT, UK
Interests: diabetes; obesity; metabolism
Prof. Dr. Damien Keating
Flinders Health and Medical Research Institute, Flinders University, Bedford Park SA 5042, Australia
Interests: cell signalling; control of hormone secretion; obesity; diabetes; gut peptides
Dr. Gar Yee Koh
Jean Mayer USDA HNRCA at Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Interests: gut microbiome; colorectal cancer; obesity-driven intestinal inflammation; vitamin D; type 2 diabetes; dietary fiber and diabetic nephropathy
Dr. Daniel Lamport
School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Earley Gate, Whiteknights Road, Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
Interests: Cognitive function; cognition; memory; executive function; type 2 diabetes; flavonoids; polyphenols; glycaemic index; glycaemic load; glucose
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Dr. Patrick R.M. Lauwers
Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Antwerp, Drie Eikenstraat 655, B 2650 Edegem, Belgium
Interests: malnutrition; nutritional assessment; clinical nutrition; diabetes; diabetic foot; chronic ulcer; wound healing; vascular surgery
Prof. Dr. Jose Lopez-Miranda
Lipids and Atherosclerosis Research Unit, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofía, Avda Menéndez Pidal, s/n, 14004 Córdoba, Spain
Interests: nutrition; metabolic syndrome; postprandial metabolism; coronary heart disease; diet and genetics; arteriosclerosis; type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Prof. Dr. Giulio Marchesini
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, “Alma Mater” University, Sant’Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 1-40135 Bologna, Italy
Interests: nonalcoholic fatty liver; type 2 diabetes; behavior therapy; weight-loss maintenance
Prof. Dr. Suresh Mathews
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Boshell Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases Research Program, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
Interests: insulin resistance; obesity; type 2 diabetes; novel biomarkers; gene expression; metabolism; plants bioactive components
Prof. Dr. Giovanna Muscogiuri
Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Chirurgia, Sezione di Endocrinologia Università Federico II di Napoli, Naples, Italy
Interests: chrononutrition; obesity; type 2 diabetes; insulin resistance; PCOS; gut microbiota
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Prof. Dr. Raffaele Napoli
Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Federico II University School of Medicine, Naples, Italy
Interests: clinical trials; diabetes; vascular health; metabolism; cholesterol lowering; hypoglicemia; obesity
Dr. Omorogieva Ojo
Faculty of Education, Health and Human Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Greenwich, Avery Hill Campus, Avery Hill Road, London SE9 2UG, UK
Interests: diabetes; glycaemic index of foods; enteral nutrition; multi-morbidity
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Dr. Clive J. Petry
School of Clinical Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
Interests: diabetes; metabolism; hypertension; growth; development; imprinted genes; biomarkers; nutritional therapies
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Prof. Dr. Andreas Pfeiffer
1. Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Charité University Medicine, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12203 Berlin, Germany
2. Deutsches Zentrum für Diabetesforschung e.V., Geschäftsstelle am Helmholtz-Zentrum München, Ingolstädter Landstraße, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
3. Department of Clinical Nutrition, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
Interests: diabetes; GIP; glycemic index; fatty liver; high protein diets; circadian rhythms
Dr. Dan Ramdath
1. Guelph Research and Development Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Guelph, ON N1G 5C9, Canada
2. College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7N 4Z2, Canada
Interests: ethnicity; antioxidant activity; triglycerides; diabetes; insulin resistance; metabolic diseases; insulin signaling
Dr. Ulf Riserus
Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism, Uppsala University, 75122 Uppsala, Sweden
Interests: Dietary fatty acids; type 2 diabetes; insulin resistance; liver fat; NAFLD; Nordic diet
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Prof. Dr. David Simmons
School of Medicine, Western Sydney University, Sydney, NSW 2560, Australia
Interests: Diagnosis and Management of GDM; Management of diabetes in pregnancy; Prevention of GDM and type 2 diabetes; Diabetes Integrated Care; Diabetes Epidemiology; Barriers to diabetes care
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Dr. Suat Simsek
1. Department of Internal Medicine, Northwest Clinics, Alkmaar, The Netherlands
2. Department of Internal Medicine/Endocrinoloogy, Amsterdam UMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Interests: type 1 diabetes; coeliac disease; vitamin D metabolism; microbiome research
Dr. Hiroaki Suzuki
Department of Internal Medicine (Endocrinology and Metabolism), Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8577, Japan
Interests: type 1 diabetes; type 2 diabetes; skeletal muscle, insulin resistance; sarcopenia; lipoprotein; functional foods
Dr. Evangelia Litsa Tsiani
Department of Health Sciences,Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON, Canada
Interests: nutrition; polyphenols; metabolism; cell signalling; insulin resistance; diabetes, cancer
Dr. Mark Turner
School of Science & Technology, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham NG11 8NS, UK
Interests: diet and type 2 diabetes; islet inflammation; insulin secretion; reactive species scavengers in metabolic diseases
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Prof. Dr. Allan Arthur Vaag
Steno Diabetes Center Copenhagen, Niels Steensensvej 2, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
Interests: Type 2 diabetes pathophysiology; developmental programming; gestational diabetes; integrative human physiology; epigenetics; adipose tissue and muscle biology; transcriptomics; insulin resistance; nutritional challenge exp
Dr. Cherubini Valentino
Department of Women’s and Children’s Health “G. Salesi Hospital”, AOU OORR Ancona, Via F. Corridoni, 11, 60123 Ancona, Italy
Interests: diabetes epidemiology; pediatric diabetes; endocrinology; cardiometabolic risk; glucose management
Prof. Dr. Anton Wagenmakers
Research Institute for Sport & Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Tom Reilly Building, Byrom Street Campus, Liverpool L3 3AF, UK.
Interests: Exercise Physiology; Muscle Metabolism; Insulin Resistance; Obesity; Diabetes
Prof. Dr. Daisuke Yabe
Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, 1-1 Yanagi-do, Gifu 501-1194, Japan
Interests: clinical nutrition; diabetes; obesity; sarcopenia; incretin biology; beta cell biology
Dr. Richard L. Young
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
Interests: type 2 diabetes; intestinal sweet taste receptors; intestinal glucose transporters; gut hormones; glycaemic control; gut microbiota
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