SCOPE FELLOW BIOGRAPHIES

We have over 150 SCOPE Fellows from around the world representing a range of disciplines. SCOPE Fellowship recognises the contributions the following obesity experts have made to our understanding and management of obesity.

Click on the name of a SCOPE Fellow below for a biography detailing their acheivements. If you know someone who should be on this list, please submit a SCOPE Fellowship application.

Name

Fellowship Type

Country

Year of Award

Abd Tahrani

National

UK

2014

Ada Cuevas

International

Chile

2012

Adrzej Milewicz

Founding

Poland

2004

Agnieszka Zak-Golab

National

Poland

2011

Alain Golay

Founding

Switzerland

2004

Alberic Fiennes

International

UK

2012

Albert Lecube

National

Spain

2012

Alexander Kokkinos

National

Greece

2011

Alexander Miras

National

UK

2017

Alfred Wirth

Founding

Germany

2004

Angelo Pietrobelli

Founding

Italy

2004

Anna Maria Wolf

National

Germany

2005

Arnaud Basdevant

Founding

France

2004

Arne Astrup

Founding

Denmark

2004

Arya Sharma

Founding

Germany

2004

Avraam Avramidis

National

Greece

2005

Barbara Krzyzanowska-Swiniarska

National

Poland

2008

Barbara McGowan

National

UK

2015

Barbara Zahorska-Markiewicz

Founding

Poland

2004

Bernard Guy-Grand

Founding

France

2004

Bernhard Ludvik

Founding

Austria

2004

Boris Krahulec

National

Slovakia

2005

Brett Huang

International

Taiwan

2012

Carel Le Roux

International

UK

2010

Carly Hughes

National

UK

2014

Christopher Ebenbichler

National

Austria

2012

Christos Manes

National

Greece

2006

Constantine Tsigos

Founding

Greece

2004

Cristina Parrino

National

Denmark

2017

Danuta Pupek-Musialik

National

Poland

2006

David York

International

USA

2012

Dėnes Molnár

Founding

Hungary

2004

Dimiter Dimitrov

National

Bulgaria

2006

Dimitrios Kiortsis

National

Greece

2004

Dominique Durrer-Shutz

National

Switzerland

2007

Donna H. Ryan

International

USA

2015

Dragan Micic

Founding

Serbia

2004

Dror Dicker

National

Israel

2005

Eddy Karnieli

Founding

Israel

2004

Edita Stokić

National

Serbia

2005

Efthymios Kapantias

National

Greece

2005

Elisabeth Mathus-Vliegen

Founding

Netherlands

2004

Erik Muls

Founding

Belgium

2004

Erik Näslund

Founding

Sweden

2004

Erlend Aasheim

International

Norway

2011

Ewa Malecka-Tendera

Founding

Poland

2004

Fabryova Lubomira

National

Slovakia

2005

Feray Akbas

National

Turkey

2010

Francis Finucane

National

Ireland

2012

Franco Contaldo

Founding

Italy

2004

Frank Greenway

International

USA

2012

Friedrich Hoppichler

National

Austria

2007

Fritz Horber

National

Switzerland

2004

Gary Wittert

International

Australia

2012

George Panotopoulos

International

France

2004

Georgios Valsamakis

National

Greece

2011

Gerd Bonner

National

Germany

2005

Gerrit De Groot

National

Netherlands

2006

Hamid Farshchi

National

Iran

2010

Hans Hauner

Founding

Germany

2004

Hermann Toplak

Founding

Austria

2004

Iain Broom

National

UK

2006

Ian Caterson

International

Australia

2012

Imre Rurik

International

Hungary

2011

Ioannis Ioannidis

National

Greece

2007

Ioannis Kaklamanos

National

Greece

2005

Ioannis Kyriazis

National

Greece

2007

Isabel Beltran Margarit

National

Spain

2005

Jacqueline Cleator

National

UK

2014

Jamy Ard

National

USA

2015

Jane Wardle

International

UK

2012

Jarl Togerson

Founding

Sweden

2004

Jean-Michel Oppert

Founding

France

2004

Jens Jordan

International

Germany

2006

Jim Mann

International

New Zealand

2012

Johannes Wechsler

Founding

Germany

2004

John Blundell

International

UK

2012

John Wilding

Founding

UK

2004

Jonathan Webber

National

UK

2007

Jøran Hjelmesaeth

National

Norway

2011

Jorga Jagoda

National

Serbia

2004

Joseph Proietto

International

Australia

2016

Judit Gonczi

National

Hungary

2005

Karine Clement

International

France

2012

Kathy James

International

USA

2013

Ken Fujioka

International

USA

2012

Khin Swe Myint

National

UK

2014

Konstantinos Michalakis

National

Greece

2011

Krassimira Ikonomova

National

Bulgaria

2006

Kristine Leopold

National

Germany

2005

Krzystof Narkiewicz

Founding

Poland

2004

Kurt Laederach

National

Switzerland

2011

Kurt Widhalm

Founding

Austria

2004

Lars Sjöström

Founding

Sweden

2004

Laszlo Halmy

National

Hungary

2005

Lee Kaplan

International

USA

2012

Ljiljana Calovic

National

Serbia

2005

Louise Baur

International

Australia

2012

Luc van Gaal

Founding

Belgium

2004

Magdalena Kujawska-Luczak

National

Poland

2006

Magdalena Olszanecka-Glinianowicz

National

Poland

2006

Maia Konstantinova

National

Bulgaria

2006

Manuel Carrillo Blanchar

National

Spain

2005

Marco Bueter

International

Switzerland

2012

Marie Kunesova

Founding

Czech Republic

2004

Marie-Laure Frelut

Founding

France

2004

Mariusz Wylezol

National

Poland

2007

Martin Binks

International

USA

2012

Martin Fried

Founding

Czech Republic

2004

Mathias Weck

National

Germany

2004

Matthew Sabin

International

Australia

2006

Maximo Maislos

International

Israel

2004

Michal Holecki

National

Poland

2009

Mikael Fogelholm

International

Finland

2012

Mike Lean

International

UK

2012

Monika Lechleitner

National

Austria

2007

Nadim Haboubi

International & National

UK

2013

Natascha Potoczna

National

Switzerland

2010

Nick Finer

Founding

UK

2004

Nicholas Katsilambros

Founding

Greece

2004

Nicolae Hancu

Founding

Romania

2004

Ole Lander Svendsen

Founding

Denmark

2004

Olga van der Baan-Slootweg

National

Netherlands

2006

Olivier Ziegler

National

National

2006

Paul Zimmet

International

Australia

2012

Pavol Holeczy

National

Slovakia

2004

Pawel Bogdanski

National

Poland

2006

Peter Kopelman

Founding

UK

2004

Petru Bartha

National

Israel

2005

Philip James

Founding

UK

2004

Pierre Zelissen

National

Netherlands

2004

Piotr Kocelak

National

Poland

2012

Rachel Batterham

International

UK

2013

Rafael Gomez Cuevas

National

Spain

2011

Richard Welbourn

International

UK

2012

Rohan Ganguli

International

Canada

2012

Samyah Shadid

National

Netherlands

2006

Serena Tonstad

Founding

Norway

2004

Shahrad Taheri

National

UK

2010

Shyam Kalavalapalli

International

India

2012

Simon Coppack

National

UK

2006

Slobodan Antic

National

Serbia

2005

Søren Toubro

Founding

Denmark

2004

Stefan Farsky

National

Slovakia

2005

Stephan Jacob

Founding

Germany

2004

Stephan Rössner

Founding

Sweden

2004

Steve Heymsfield

International

USA

2012

Sudhesh Kumar

National

UK

2006

Svetoslav Handjiev

National

Bulgaria

2006

Teresa Van Der Merwe

International

South Africa

2013

Thanasis Michalopoulos

National

Austria

2007

Themistokolis Tzotzas

National

Greece

2004

Theodosios Filippatos

National

Greece

2016

Thomas Reinehr

National

Germany

2004

Thomas Wadden

International

USA

2012

Tina Sentocnik

National

Slovenia

2013

Valerie Taylor

International

Canada

2012

Vladimir Stich

Founding

Czech Republic

2004

Vojtech Hainer

Founding

Czech Republic

2004

Volkan Yumuk

National

Turkey

2007

Wim Saris

Founding

Netherlands

2004

Xavier Formiguera

Founding

Spain

2004

Yakov Fogelman

National

Israel

2004

Yishai Levy

National

Israel

2004