Mauro Fisberg, MD, PhD
Member – Board of Advisors
Dr. Fisberg is member of the Board of Directors of the International Danone Institute and a fellow from Kellogg´s Foundation (Partners of the Americas Leadership program) and United Nations University (World Hunger Program). He is also past president and general secretary of the Latin American Society for Pediatric Research (SLAIP). He served as Latin American editor of NUTRITION (2002-2008) and an ad hoc editorial member of JPGHN, Revista de Saude Publica, and others. He has experience in nutrition, focusing on Adolescent Nutrition in the following areas: childhood obesity, food intake and consumption, anemia and nutritional intervention. Dr. Fisberg graduated in Medicine from the Universidade Federal de São Paulo (Federal University of Sao Paulo) in 1976 where he specialized in pediatrics and nutrition. He obtained his Ph.D in pediatrics from the Universidade Federal de São Paulo in 1987. He is currently Associated Professor of the Pediatrics Department of the Escola Paulista de Medicina, UNIFESP, and Scientific Coordinator of the Healthy Lifestyle, International Life Science Institute ILSI Brazil.