Publications Committee | World Obesity Federation

Publications Committee

World Obesity’s Publication Committee oversees and makes strategic decisions regarding World Obesity’s four esteemed academic journals. 

Chaired by Professor Donna Ryan, the committee also comprises Professor Brian Oldfield (editor of Obesity Reviews), Professor Michael Goran (editor of Pediatric Obesity), Dr David B. Sarwer (editor of Obesity Science & Practice) and Professor Shahrad Taheri (editor of Clinical Obesity). The Publications Committee ensures World Obesity continues to publish the latest research on obesity and its comorbidites.

Publications Committee

Prof. Donna Ryan


Pennington Biomedical
Baton Rouge
Prof. Shahrad Taheri
Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar
Clinical Research Core
Dr. Michael Goran
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California
2250 Alcazar CSC Bldg 212
Los Angeles, CA 90033
Tel +323 442 3027
Fax +323 442 4103
Prof. Brian Oldfield
Department of Physiology
Faculty of Biomedical and Psychological Sciences
Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Monash University
Rm F216 , Building 13F, Clayton Campus
26 Innovation Walk
Clayton VIC 3800

Prof. David Sarwer

Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
3535 Market St.
Suite 3026
PA 19104-3309, 215-898-7314

Want to find out more about our journals?

The publications committee is responsible for our four academic journals. Want to find out more about the journals? You can find all you need to know and how to aquire these journals using the link below.