Professor of Diabetes and Nutrition, King’s College London
Medical doctor, specialist in Endocrinology and in Gastroenterology. Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at the Catholic University in Rome and Professor of Diabetes and Nutrition at the King’s College London. I am working actively to study the mechanisms of remission of type 2 diabetes after metabolic surgery. I published RCTs in diabetes and metabolic surgery. I am PI in SOPHIA an Innovative Medicine Initiative project involving European scientists and major pharmaceutical companies to understand the determinants of obesity and of the response to different obesity treatments. I am taking part of the board of the Lancet Obesity Commission.