Maria Puy Portillo

Vitoria, Spain

Maria Puy  Portillo

Biography

Dr. Maria Puy Portillo obtained a Degree in Pharmacy and a PhD in Pharmacy both at the University of Navarra. Currently she is Professor of Nutrition at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of the Basque Country, where she leads the “Nutrition and Obesity” research group. She has led 39 research projects and she is co-author of 237 scientific papers, 34 book chapters and 20 Nutrition Guides. She has supervised 17 Doctoral Theses.

She is the Director of the Nutrigenomics and Personalized Nutrition Doctoral Program at the University of the Basque Country and the Scientific Director of Ciberobn of the Carlos III Health Institute. She was President of the Spanish Nutrition Society from 2018 till 2022.

 

Affiliations

- Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of the Basque Country
- Director of the Nutrigenomics and Personalized Nutrition Doctoral Program at the University of the Basque Country
- Scientific Director of Ciberobn of the Carlos III Health Institute

Area of expertise

Nutrition and Obesity