European Chapter

The European Chapter* was established in November 2001 as a bridge to forge relationships and the exchange of ideas between American and European nutrition scientists and clinicians. 

Executive Director
  • Melania Manco, MD, Ph.D., FACN - Unit of Multifactoral Diseases and Complex Phenotypes, Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Past Executive Directors 
  • Amalia Gastaldelli Ph.D., FACN -  Cardiometabolic Risk Unit, Institute of Clinical Physiology, CNR, Pisa Italy
  • Geltrude Mingrone MD, FACN - Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy


Exec Directors
Executive Directors Melania Manco, Geltrude Mingrone & Amalia Gastaldelli 

Past Presidents
  • Guiliano Ramadori, MD - Germany
  • Tamas Szamosi, MD, Ph.D., FACN - Hungary
  • Antonis Raftis, Ph.D., CNS - Cyprus


*Formerly the European Chapter of the American College of Nutrition