Scientific and Technical Advisory Network (STAN)

World Obesity Policy & Prevention is led by an expert Steering Committee who are supported by a Scientific and Technical Advisory Network (STAN). The STAN includes members from all regions of the world who work in a range of disciplines relevant to obesity policy and prevention. The network helps to inform the policy and advocacy work of World Obesity

Policy & Prevention Steering Committee

Co-chair: Boyd Swinburn (New Zealand)
Co-chair: Shiriki Kumanyika (USA)
Mary Story (USA)
Terry Huang (USA)
Juan Rivera (Mexico)
Louise Baur (Australia)

World Obesity Ex-officio members:
Tim Lobstein (UK) - Director of Policy
Hannah Brinsden (UK) - Head of Advocacy & Public Affairs
Chris Trimmer (UK) – Executive Director
Ian Caterson (Australia) - President
Walmir Coutinho (Brazil) - Past President
Donna Ryan (USA) – President elect

Policy & Prevention Scientific and Technical Advisory Network
Agneta Yngve (Sweden)
Aileen Robertson (Denmark)
Albert Lee (China)
Alexandra Jones (Australia)
Amanda Lee (Australia)
Arun Gupta (India)
Amandine Garde (UK)
Barry Popkin (USA)
Bill Dietz (USA)
Beatriz Champagne (USA)
Bridget Kelly (Australia)
Bruce Neal (Australia)
Carlos Monteiro (Brazil)
Cecilia Castillo (Chile)
Corinna Hawkes (UK)
Courtney Scott (USA)
Daniel Antiporta (Peru)
Daniel Cauchi (Malta)
Emma Boyland (UK)
Fabio Gomes (Brazil)
Gary Sacks (Australia)
Harry Rutter (UK)
Johannes Brug (Netherlands)
Jane Martin (Australia)
Jixiang Ma (China)
John Reilly (UK)
Joreintje Mackenbach (Netherlands)
Justin Macmullen (UK)
Kelly Brownell (USA)
Ketevan Glonti (Germany)
Kirsten Davison (USA)
Kyle Turner (Australia)
Lauren Lissner (Sweden)
Lorena Allemandi (Argentina)
Lynn Silver (USA)
Manuel Ramirez-Zea (Dominican Republic)
Marion Nestle (USA)
Marj Moodie (Australia)
Martin Caraher (UK)
Mary L’Abbe (Canada)
Mike Daube (Australia)
Modi Mwatsama (UK)
Narendra Arora (India)
Nigel Unwin (Barbados)
Oystein Bakke (Norway)
Pallavi Sodhi Patankar (India)
Philip James (UK)
Sailesh Mohan (India)
Simon Barquera (Mexico)
Sharon Friel (Australia)
Shusmita Khan (Bangladesh)
Simon Capewell (UK)
Sirinya Phulkerd  (Thailand)
Stefanie Vandevijvere (New Zealand)
Susan Jebb (UK)
Thaksaphon Thamarangsi (Thailand)
Tim Gill (Australia)
Tommy Visscher (Netherlands)
Tim Robinson (USA)
Vivika Kraak (USA)

List last updated 26th May 2016