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Professor of Food Chain Nutrition and Director of the Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health at the University of Reading UK

Professor Ian Givens has undergraduate and doctoral training in biochemistry and nutrition and is a UK Registered Nutritionist. He is currently Professor of Food Chain Nutrition and Director of the Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health at the University of Reading UK. His research focuses on the consequences of consuming animal-derived foods, including their contribution to nutrient supply and association with chronic disease risk across the key life stages.

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Consultant in General Paediatrics and Paediatric Allergy University College London Hospital, UNITED KINGDOM

Leanne Goh is a consultant in General Paediatrics and Paediatric Allergy at University College London Hospital. She read Medicine at Queen's University of Belfast and was awarded a distinction in her Allergy MSc at Imperial College London.  She is an enthusiastic medical educator and was the Kings College London Allergy Academy education fellow in 2012-2013.  

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Kim Fleischer Michaelsen, MD. DrMedSci, Professor Emeritus in Paediatric Nutrition at the Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen. DENMARK

He has established the research group: Paediatric and International Nutrition at the department. The group has projects in Denmark, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Uganda.  The focus of his research include effects of breastfeeding and complementary feeding on growth, development and risks of diseases later in life, both in high and low-income countries. 

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Consultant in children's sleep medicine,  Evelina London Children's Hospital, UNITED KINGDOM

After completing his undergraduate training at the University of Edinburgh, Dr Michael Farquhar trained in general paediatrics, respiratory medicine and sleep medicine at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children (Glasgow), Nottingham Children's Hospital, The Children's Hospital at Westmead (Sydney), Sydney Children's Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital (London). 


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Pediatric Dermatologist, Franciscus Gasthuis & Vlietland , Rotterdam, THE NETHERLANDS

Flora B. de Waard-van der Spek MD, PhD graduated with honors for the study of Medicine at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. She specialized in Dermatology and Venereology at the Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Until 2013 she was Staff member at the Department of  Dermatology and Consultant in Pediatric Dermatology, Erasmus Medical University Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

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Professor in the department of Pediatric Rheumatology at the University Hospital Leuven, BELGIUM

Lien De Somer studied medicine and pediatrics at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Leuven (Belgium) and obtained an interuniversity degree in pediatric rheumatology at the University of Paris Descartes (France). Afterwards she completed a fellowship in pediatric rheumatology at the Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades in Paris (France) and at the University Hospital Leuven (Belgium). Since 2015 she is a staff member in the University Hospital Leuven at the department of  Pediatric Rheumatology and General Pediatrics.

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Professor of Paediatric Respirology & Experimental Medicine at Imperial College, London and Honorary Consultant at the Royal Brompton Hospital, UNITED KINGDOM

Jane Davies is Professor of Paediatric Respirology & Experimental Medicine at Imperial College, London and Honorary Consultant at the Royal Brompton Hospital, which cares for one of the largest groups of CF patients in Europe. The paediatric services manages children from newborns, diagnosed as part of a national screening programme, through to adolescence; the major aim to transition young people to the Adult service in as optimal health as possible.

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Head of Pediatric Emergency and Outpatients Unit, part of the Pediatric Department of Dell'Angelo Hospital, Venice, ITALY

Mario Cutrone is  a pediatrician working as a Pediatric and Neonatal Dermatologist at the Dell'Angelo Hospital in Venice, Italy. He is the author of more than 120 papers in Italian and international journals (with more than 300 citations and 30.000 full text downloads on Researchgate).


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Paediatric Endocrinologist, Consultant in General Paediatrics, San Gerardo University Hospital, Monza, ITALY

Alessandro Cattoni is a consultant in general paediatrics and paediatric endocrinology at San Gerardo University Hospital, Monza (Italy). He graduated in medicine and specialized in Pediatrics at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy). As he soon developed an interest for paediatric endocrinology, he spent part of his training working as clinical fellow in paediatric endocrinology at Saint Georges’ University Hospital and at The Royal Marsden Hospital, London.

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Full University Professor (permanent staff). Department of Paediatrics. School of Medicine. University of Granada, SPAIN

Professor Campoy is a Director of the EURISTIKOS Excellence Centre for Paediatric Research - Health Sciences Technological Park (PTS), Person in charge of the Research Group-PAI-CTS-187 on: "Nutrition and Metabolism in Pediatrics". 



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