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Professor, Head of Division Neonatology/Pediatric Intensive Care, University Medical Center Freiburg, GERMANY

Roland Hentschel is a neonatologist, pediatric intensive care specialist and pediatric pulmonologist. He works as a clinical researcher and Professor of Pediatrics at University of Freiburg, Germany. His special interest is in lung function measurement, ventilation, and malformations and diseases of the lung of newborns and preterm infants. Part of this scientific work was supported by the German Research Council (DFG).

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Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist, University Hospital Southampton. Editor in Chief of Archives of Disease in Childhood, BMJ Publishing Group. UNITED KINGDOM

Dr Beattie is a Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist in Southampton and the lead for the regional service. His main clinical and research interests include the Nutritional Management of Chronic Disease, particularly Inflammatory Bowel Disease.  He was President of the British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition from 2010-3.


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MRC Clinician Scientist in Paediatric Allergy & Immunology within the MRC & Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma at Imperial College London, UNITED KINGDOM

Dr Paul Turner is MRC Clinician Scientist and Clinical Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Allergy & Immunology within the MRC & Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms at Imperial College London. He is also a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Sydney, Australia.


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Head of the Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Medicine (AMC-UvA). NETHERLANDS

Professor Marc Benninga studied medicine at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. After receiving his Medical degree he worked as a research fellow at the department of paediatric gastroenterology and nutrition at the Academic Medical Centre in Amsterdam with Jan Taminiau and Hans Büller.


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Faculty Professor, Department of Food Studies, Nutrition and Dietetics, Uppala University, SWEDEN

Prof. Agneta Yngve is the faculty professor at the Department of Food studies, Nutrition and Dietetics, Uppsala University, Her particular focus is meal science. She was the editor-in-chief for the Journal Public Health Nutrition, published by the Nutrition Society and Cambridge University Press, during the period 2007-2012. She has been the President of Academy of Culinary Arts and Meal Science since 2018.


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Professor in Pediatric Immunology & Infectious Diseases at Utrecht University Medical Centre and Chief Scientific Officer at the Institute of Public health and the Environment, the NETHERLANDS


Lieke (Elisabeth A.M.) Sanders (1959) is paediatrician and professor in Immunology and Infectious Diseases. From 1993 onwards, she worked as clinician-immunologist at the University Hospital for Children in Utrecht treating patients with primary immunodeficiency disease and recurrent infections.

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Consultant Neonatologist & Adjunct Professor of Neonatology, University Maternity Hospital Limerick GEMS, University of Limerick, IRELAND

Paediatrician, Neonatologist and an innovator of healthcare products and services, Dr. Philip is the former Clinical Director of Maternal and Child Health of University Hospital in Limerick, Ireland. He was the President of Irish Paediatric Association (IPA) from 2007 to 2012. He was formerly the consultant at Rotunda Maternity Hospital Dublin and the critical care Fellow at the Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital, London.


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Reader in Paediatric Endocrinology and Honorary Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Academic Unit of Child Health Department of Oncology & Metabolism, University of Sheffield, UNITED KINGDOM

Nils Krone graduated from the Ludwig-Maximilian’s University, Munich, Germany, where he was also awarded his MD for studies into the genotype-phenotype correlation in congenital adrenal hyperplasia. He has trained in General Paediatrics and Paediatric Endocrinology at the University Children’s Hospital, Munich and University of Kiel Children’s Hospital, Germany (1999-2006).

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Clinical Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Infectious Diseases at Imperial College, and honorary Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Imperial College London, UNITED KINGDOM

I am a Clinical Senior Lecturer at Imperial College and Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases at St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. My research focuses on the interactions between hosts and pathogens which result in severe infectious diseases, particularly severe malaria. 


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Head, Neonatologist, Pediatric Allergist and Pulmonologist, Klinikum Rosenheim (DE)

Torsten Uhlig, MD is a neonatologist, pediatric allergist and pediatric pulmonologist. He works in clinical pediatrics at Klinikum Rosenheim, Germany. He studied medicine in Bochum, Essen and Munich, all Germany. Later he was resident at Children's Hospital of Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich before he received a research grant for the University of Western Australia, where he worked as Clinical Research Fellow and did research in neonatal lung function and immunology from 1995 to 1997.


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