11th International Conference on

Childhood Obesity and Nutrition

Theme: Emphasizing latest Innovations in the field of Childhood Obesity & Nutrition

OCM for Childhood Obesity Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Joycelyn M. Peterson

Chair & Director
Oakwood University
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Adelia C. Bovell-Benjamin

Professor
Tuskegee University
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Claudia Ivonne Ramírez Silva

Doctor
Center for Nutrition and Health Research
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Novella María-Fernández, Fernando

Associate professor
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Spain

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nutrition 2017

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu


Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles Brennan

Editor-In-Cheif
International Journal of Molecular Sciences & Journal of Food Processing and Preservation
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gary D Stoner

Professor
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama Ibrahim


Bioinnovations LLC
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lara Hanna Wakim

Dean
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Steven Schwartz


The Ohio State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hasan Mukhtar


University of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Graham Bonwick

Professor
University of Chester
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alison Burton Shepherd

Queens Nurse
Vocare Group
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carmen Gómez Candela

Professor
Autonomous University of Madrid
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Iris Shai

Professor
Ben Gurion University, Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nurdan Tacyıldız

Professor
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Childhood Obesity 2017

OCM Member

Sunil Mathur

Professor
Georgia Regents University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vaclav Bunc

Professor
Charles University
Czech Republic

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lucia Pacifico

Professor
La Sapienza University of Rome,
Rome, Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Cristiana Pop

Professor
Bucharest University of Economic Studies
Romania

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mehmet Emre Atabek

Professor
Necmettin Erbakan University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nutrition 2016

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Conference Chairperson
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tezer Kutluk

Co-Chair
President, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gary D Stoner

Co-chair
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hilal Elver

Co-Chair
Special Rapporteur in UN Human Rights Council
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lara Hanna Wakim

Dean
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama Ibrahim


Food Safety Bioinnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles Brennan

Professor
Editor In Chief
International Journal of Food Science & Technology

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Krishnamurti Dakshinamurti

Emeritus Professor
University of Manitoba
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Graham Bonwick

Director, NoWFOOD Project
University of Chester
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gaspar Ros Berruezo

Professor
University of Murcia
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sevil Ozgul Yucel

Professor
Yıldız Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nurdan Tacyıldız

Professor
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nutrition 2015

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Chair and Professor
Department of Food Engineering
Celal Bayar Üniversitesi
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Talha Muezzinoglu

Co-Chair and Professor
Department Head of Urology School of Medicine
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gary Stoner

Second Co-chair, Professor & Director
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles Brennan

Professor of Food Science
Lincoln University
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lu Qi

Professor
Department of Nutrition
Harvard School of Public Health
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gabriella Riscuta

Program Director
National Cancer Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Murat Gültekin

Director
Cancer Control Department, Ministry of Health
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Thomas Pavkov

Chair and Professor
College of Health and Human Sciences
Northern Illinois University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lu Qi

Professor
Department of Nutrition
Harward School of Public Health
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama Ibrahim

Consultant Biotechnology
Food Safety Bioinnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Judith Lukaszuk

Didactic Program Director
Nutrition & Dietetics
Northern Illinois University
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Childhood Obesity 2016

OCM Member

Cristina Campoy

Professor
University of Granada
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Norman Pollock

Associate Professor
Georgia Regents University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gaston Kapuku

Associate Professor
Georgia Regents University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ajay Kumar Mishra

Professor
University of South Africa
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wenjun Li

Associate Professor
University of Massachusetts Medical School
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Obesity 2017

OCM Member

Lynn Romejko Jacobs

Professor and Chair
Southern Methodist University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joycelyn Peterson

Chair of Nutrition and Dietetics
Oakwood University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Aniceto Baltasar

President of the Spanish Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
Spanish Association of Surgeons (AEC)
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Genoveva Islas

Director
Cultiva La Salud
California

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sunil Mathur

Professor and Director
Augusta University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ramesh Ghimire

Spatial Economics Research Scientist
Altanta Regional Commission
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Obesity Congress 2017

OCM Member

Wei-Jei Lee

President
Taiwan Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Changcheng Zhou, Ph.D.

Director of Center for Metabolic Disease Research at the University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

ProfessorMehmet Emre Atabek

Head, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics
Necmettin Erbakan University
Konya, Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zeev Blumenfeld

Director
Reproductive Endocrinology Dept. OB/GYN, Women Health Ctr
Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Emilio Landolfi

Professor
University of the Fraser Valley
Canada

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Nutrition 2016

OCM Member

David O. Kennedy

Director
Brain Performance and Nutrition Research Centre
Northumbria University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Manfred Eggersdorfer

Sen. Vice President
University of Groningen
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

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Chaodong Wu

Associate Professor
Texas A&M Unniversity
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Mingruo Guo

Professor
The University of Vermont
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Abdullah Al Ghamdi

Director, Health care specialty centre
King Saud bin Abdulaziz University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Iman A. Hakim

Dean
University of Arizona
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fayaz Ahmed Sahibzada

Lecturer & Consultant Clinical Nutrtionist
UQU
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Prof. M.S Swaminathan

Founder and Chairman
First World Food Prize Winner MS Swaminathan Research Foundation
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ayesha Al Dhaheri

Chairperson
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wael Aboughali

Deputy Medical Director
Methodist Health System
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Susanne Bügel

Professor
Københavns Universitet
Denmark

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Nutrition 2017

OCM Member

Lisa Pawloski

Professor
Mason University in Fairfax Virginia
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mingruo Guo

Professor
University of Vermont
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fayaz Ahmed Sahibzada

Lecturer & Consultant Clinical
UQU
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shaik Ohidar Rahaman

Professor
University of Maryland
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pediatric Nutrition 2016

OCM Member

Catherine Christie

Associate Dean
University of North Florida
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Theresa Loomis

Director
State University of New York, Oneonta
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joycelyn M. Peterson

Chair & Director
Oakwood University
United States

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food & Nutrition 2017

OCM Member

Byung-Mu Lee

Professor
Sungkyunkwan University,
Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yasmine Lashine

Professor
German University, Cairo
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Benjamin K. Simpson

Professor
Canadian Institute of Food Science & Technology (CIFST)
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maria Gougouli

Professor
Aristotle University
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jolene Mateko Azagba-Nyako

Professor
Jolene Mateko Azagba-Nyako University of Westminster
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sutanu Dutta Chowdhury

Professor
Basirhat College.
India

Biography Research Interest