Senior Pediatric Endocrinologist at NEDEC (New England Diabetes and Endocrinology Center), Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston MA, USA.
Past-President of ISPAD (the International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes)
ISPAD representative on the Steering Committee of GPED (Global Pediatric Endocrine and Diabetes consortium).
Member in National Board of Directors of the American Diabetes Association.
Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Victor Babes" Timisoara.
2016 - Honorary Citizen of Timisoara.

Dorothy J. Becker, Pittsburgh (USA)

Chief of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Director, Diabetes Program at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Professor of Pediatrics, The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Received the McEllroy Award from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Alumni Association,
The Founder's Award from the Midwest Society of Pediatric Research
The Award for Outstanding Contribution to Diabetes in Youth from the American Diabetes Association.

Przemyslawa Jarosz-Chobot, Katowice (Poland)

Profesor, Head of Department of Children's Diabetology and Pediatrics
School of Medicine in Katowice, Medical University of Silesia
Diabetes Regional Consultant, Upper Silesia, Katowice (Poland)
President of Pediatric Section of Diabetes Poland

Maia Konstantinova, Sofia (Bulgaria)

Professor, Leader of the Diabetic department in the University Pediatric Hospital - Sofia (Bulgaria)
President of Bulgarian National Society for Pediatric Endocrinology (BNSPE)
Invited speaker for the EASD post-graduate course in Budapest in November 2016

Martin Kohlmeier, Kannapolis (USA)

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, School of Medicine and Gillings School of Global Public Health,
Department of Nutrition and UNC Nutrition Research Institute, Human Research Core and Nutrigenetics Laboratory, Kannapolis, NC, USA
Visiting fellow of Wolfson College at Cambridge University, UK.
He investigates what inherited differences mean for nutrient metabolism and how genetic information can support better nutrition decisions

Mihai Niculescu, Chapel Hill (USA)

Founder and CEO, Advanced Nutrigenomics (USA);
Research Associate Professor at The University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Victor Babes", Timisoara, Romania.
Former Chief Science Officer, Nutrigene Sciences (USA);
Former Assistant Professor, Nutrition Research Institute, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA).

Kenneth McElreavey, Paris (France)

Human Developmental Genetics
Department of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
Head of Structure,
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Anu Bashamboo, Paris (France)

Human Developmental Genetics
Department of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
Group Leader
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Prof. dr. Iulian Velea

Preşedinte Comitet de organizare
+40 748 33 13 67

Ș.L. dr. Corina Paul

Vicepreşedinte Comitet de organizare
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