Dr. Robert H. Lustig is an American pediatric endocrinologist. He is Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology at the University of California, San Francisco, where he specializes in neuroendocrinology and childhood obesity.
For additional biographical information go HERE. His website Robert Lustig provides summaries of the most important studies involving the all important EFAs.
Many of his videos.
Lustig research and books.
William E.M. Lands is an American nutritional biochemist who is among the world's foremost authorities on essential fatty acids. Lands is credited for discovering the beneficial effects of balancing the effects of excess omega-6 fatty acids with dietary omega-3 fatty acids.
For additional biographical information go HERE. His website EFA Education Org provides summaries of the most important studies involving the all important EFAs.
Dr. Hibbeln has extensive international collaborations for clinical trials of omega-3 fatty acids for the prevention of suicide, postpartum depression, and violence. He is a primary collaborator in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children, Bristol, UK, examining the residual effect of nutritional insufficiencies in pregnancy in childhood neurodevelopmental outcomes and relevant gene-nutrient interactions. Full Abstracts of many peer-reviewed scientific reports are available through this link. This link provides more of his professional profile.
Fields of Interest, Gene-Environmental Interactions, Lipid Biochemistry, Neurodegeneration, Ganglioside Storage Diseases, Epilepsy, Cancer Metabolism, Brain Tumors, Autism, Ketogenic Diets, Dietary Energy Restriction. His recent book addresses controversies related to the origins of cancer and provides solutions to cancer management and prevention. This link provides more professional profile.
Dr. Artemis P. Simopoulos is the founder and president of the Center for Genetics, Nutrition and Health, a nonprofit educational organization in Washington, DC, since 1990. Dr. Simopoulos was a founding member of the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids (ISSFAL) in 1991, secretary/treasurer of ISSFAL from 1991 to 1998, and a member of the editorial board of the ISSFAL newsletter from 1994 to 2000. She is the founder and president of the International Society of Nutrigenetics/ Nutrigenomics (ISNN) and founder and chair of the World Council on Nutrition, Fitness and Healh (WCNFH) since 2005.
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