• Adriana Rita Schultz Moreira

    Member NutriGens- Clinical Nutrition and Nutrigenetics. Brazil. Collaboration at Institute of Food Science, Technology and Nutrition. Spanish National Research Council ICTAN-CSIC. Madrid. Spain.

    Biography

    Adriana Rita Schultz Moreira holds a Postdoc in Immunonutrition at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)/Institute of Food Science and Technology and Nutrition (ICTAN). She has a European Ph.D. in Nutrition where she graduated "Sobresaliente Cum Laude” at University Complutense Madrid (Spain). During her European PhD research, she worked as a visiting researcher at the University of California, Davis (U.S.) and Queen´s University Belfast (UK). She has a Masters' degree in Biomedical Gerontology at PUCRS (Brazil), Specializing in Clinical Nutrition at IPCE (Brazil) and a Nutrition Degree at UNIFRA (Brazil).

    She is currently a Clinical Nutritionist and Lecturer, Brazil. She also collaborates with Immunonutrition research group CSIC/ICTAN, Spain. Her field of research: immunonutrition, nutrigenetics, nutrigenomics, prebiotics, probiotics and gut-brain axis.

    She has worked and collaborated in several research lines in the field of Experimental Nutrition and she has many publications articles in JCR journals in the relationship between nutrition and disease.