Professor Labros Sidossis, PhD, FTOS, FAHA, FNAK
Distinguished Professor of Lifestyle Sciences at Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA.
Labros S. Sidossis, PhD, FTOS, FAHA, FNAK is a Distinguished Professor of Lifestyle Sciences at the Departments of Kinesiology and Health and Medicine at Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA. He is also the founder and President of the Mediterranean Lifestyle Medicine Institute, in Leros island, Greece. He holds a BS in Exercise Sciences, an MS in Exercise Physiology, MA in Exercise Biochemistry and Nutrition, and a PhD in Nutrition - Metabolic Biochemistry from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, TX USA.
Dr. Sidossis’ research over the past 30 years has focused on the role of lifestyle factors (nutrition and exercise) in the prevention and treatment of major cardiometabolic diseases, including obesity, insulin resistance and dyslipidemias. His studies have been funded by the National Institutes of Health (USA), the American Diabetes Association, the Shriners Hospitals for Children, the European Union, and the industry. His 210+ papers in peer-reviewed journals have been cited > 17500 times; h-index: 64.