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Zhang Weiguo

Invited Speaker for Nutrition 2020 Conference - Zhang Weiguo
Zhang Weiguo
Independent Scientist, USA
Title : Hunger and Hidden Hunger from Contemporary Perspectives


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Dr. Zhang is currently an independent scientist. He got his PhD in 1992 after working several years as clinician, and then had postdoctoral fellowship at Gothenburg University and Karolina Institute in Sweden. From 1997-2005, he was appointed as a faculty member at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas and directed hypertension research laboratory. From 2005-2007, he was a principal scientist at Guidant Corporation/Boston Scientific. From 2008-2011, he worked as founding manager of cardiovascular nutrition research program at Nestle Research Center in Lausanne and Beijing. From 2011-2014, he was the director of scientific affairs at DSM Human Nutrition and Health in greater China region. In 2014, he became chief scientific officer (CSO) at Nutricia Early Life Nutrition (Danone) in Shanghai and rejoined DSM in 2015. His scientific interest and expertise span from biomedical, pharmacological (most recently) to nutrition research and application in both academic and industrial settings. He has published over 70 peerr-reviewed scientific articles as well as several patents. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Weiguo_Zhang6  Weiguo Zhang MD PhD Guest Professor - Google Scholar Citations