Nancy Babío Sánchez

EDUCATION

  • PhD at University of Rovira i Virgili. Reus, Spain (2003 – 2007)
  • High Degree Specialist in Obesity and Eating Disorder. Medical Association. Argentina (1999-2001).
  • Nutritionist Resident. Hospital Ramos Mejías. Argentina (1996-1999)
  • B.Sc in Human Nutrition and Dietetic. Degree Program of 5 years. University of Buenos Aires, Argentina (1996).

RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Dietitian-Nutritionist at different Hospitals in Buenos Aires, Argentina (1996-2002)
  • Advisory board of Pharmaceutical and Food Industry (1996-2002).
  • Assistant Professor. University of Buenos Aires, Argentina (1996-2002).
  • Associate Professor in Human Nutrition and Dietetic Degree. University of Rovira i Virgili, Reus. Spain (2003-at present).
  • Professor and Researcher at Center for Biomedical Research and Network Obesity and Nutrition (CIBER OBN). Health Institute Carlos III (2007-at present).
  • Research Fellow at Pere Virgili Health Research Institute, Reus, Spain.
  • Research Collaborator: PREDIMED and PREDIMED-PLUS studies
  • Research Collaborator at Instituto de Estudios Catalanes. Spain.
  • Coordinator in nutrition field of RIBESMET.
  • Supervisor of 14 masters dissertations and 3 doctoral theses.
  • Professor of postgraduate course “Dietary Treatment of obesity and overweight” IL-3. University of Barcelona, Spain.
  • Director and Coordinator of postgraduate course “Nutrition and Dietetic applied to Physical Activity and Sport”
  • Member of the Evaluation Committee at the “Consell Català de Formació Continuada de les Professions Sanitàries” (2009-Actualidad)

MEMBER OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES, COMMITTEES AND WORKGROUPS.

  • President of Official College of dietitians and nutritionists of Catalonia.
  • President of Catalonian Society of Feeding and Clinical Dietetic. Medical Science Academic of Catalonia and Baleares.
  • President of “Consell Tècnic de Nutrició Humana i Dietètica del Consell Català de Formació Continuada de les Professions Sanitàries”
  • Vocal of Executive Board of “Consell Català de les Professions Sanitàries”
  • Member of Workgroup “Healthy life habits: feeding and nutrition”. Consumer Agency of Catalonia.
  • Technical-scientific Secretary of FESNAD.
  • Member of the Editorial Board of EFAD/DIETS student e-journal of the European Federation of the Associations of Dietitians.
  • Member of the Editorial Committee of DIAETA journal.
  • Member of the Editorial Committee of Spanish Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics.

SCIENTIFIC PRODUCTION

  • Author of 50 publications in Science Citation Index.
  • Author of 3 book chapters.
  • Contribution to several publications with the Public Health Agency of Catalonia