WELCOME TO LISBON

ESNS 5th Annual Conference “Sport Nutrition and Body composition for health and performance”

Dear colleagues,

On behalf of the European Sport Nutrition Society and the Universitade de Lisboa, we would like to extend a warm welcome to join us at the ESNS 5th Annual Conference on Sport Nutrition & Body Composition for health and performance in Lisbon 25th to 26th November 2022. The conference will take place right in the heart the Portuguese capital, surrounded by all the modernity and efficiency that this unforgettable region has to offer.
We are confident that you will find the dynamic and up to date scientific programme, delivered by some of the leading exponents and thinkers in sport nutrition, training, body composition, rehabilitation and performance, enjoyable and stimulating. Our main goal is to bring together the excellence of each field of research and study and we aim to provide every opportunity for delegates to learn from, and contribute to the latest developments in Sports Nutrition science in a stimulating social and professional setting.

We look forward to seeing you there!

ESNS Scientific Board

Prof. Elena Volpi, MD

  • Director, Sealy Center on Aging ,Professor Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (US)
  • President ESNS

Professor. Antonio Paoli, M.D., B.Sc. FECSS

  • Vice-Rector for Wellness and Sport, Professor of Exercise and Sport Science, University of Parma
  • Past President ESNS

Professor Luis Bettencourt Sardinha

  • Full Professor of Exercise Prescription and Functional Body Composition and Energy Regulation at the Faculty of Human Kinetics, University of Lisbon

Professor Menotti Calvani

  • Professor Clinical Nutrition and Nutrigenomics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
  • Vice-President ESNS

Professor Analiza M. Silva

  • Assistant Professor with Habilitation at the Faculty of Human Kinetics-University of Lisbon (FMH-UL)
  • Head of the research group “Functional Body Composition and Energy Regulation” in the Exercise and Health Laboratory

Dr. Megan Hetherington-Rauth

  • Post-Doctorate Researcher at Faculty of Human Kinetics | University of Lisbon

Dr. Cláudia Minderico

  • Head of Nutrition Portuguese Olympic Committee
  • Fellow Researcher at Interdisciplinary Centre for the study of human Performance CIPER

Dr. João P. Magalhães

  • Post-Doctorate Researcher at Faculty of Human Kinetics | University of Lisbon
  • Collaborator at Interdisciplinary Centre for the study of human Performance CIPER