Professor Lauren Lissner
University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Lauren Lissner is professor in Epidemiology, at the Section for Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. She has an MPH from UCLA and a PhD in Human Nutrition from Cornell University. Prof. Lissner has been living in Sweden since 1989 and is former president of the Swedish Association for the Study of Obesity. She has published around 350 peer-reviewed articles.