ANA Europe

ANA Europe (formerly 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.

Euro Chapter of the ANA

A few members of the European Chapter, connecting at Personalized Nutrition 2019. Pictured left to right: Sophie Beardall, Sophie Rasmussen, Michael Stroka (ANA CEO), Robert Beardall, Jan Kielmann & Melania Manco (European Chapter Executive Director)

Executive Director
  • Melania Manco, MD, PhD, FACN - Unit of Multifactoral Diseases and Complex Phenotypes, Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Chapter Officers
  • Robert Beardall, MD, MPH, FACPM - Health Synectics LTD, London, United Kingdom
  • Sophie Beardall - University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Romilly Hodges, CNS, CKNS, CDN - Kara N. Fitzgerald, ND, LLC, Connecticut, USA & Switzerland
  • Jan Kielmann, MS, CNS, IFMCP - Functional Wellness, California, USA & Germany
  • Sophie Rasmussen, MS, CNS - Holiscope, New York, USA & Denmark
Past Executive Directors 
  • Amalia Gastaldelli PhD, 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