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Expert Group

The mandate of the ATNF Expert Group is to provide input into the development of the company assessment methodology. This group consists of members with expertise in various aspects of nutrition (including both undernutrition and obesity and diet-related chronic diseases) and in the role that the food and beverage industry plays in the nutrition sector.

The members of the Expert Group serve in their personal capacities and in an advisory role. As such, the scope and content of the Indexes do not necessarily reflect their views or the views of their institutions. Members are listed below.

Chair: Shiriki Kumanyika

Chair ATNI Expert Group, Access To Nutrition Foundation; Professor Emirita of Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania; Research Professor in Community Health & Prevention, Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health.

Lindsay H. Allen

Director, USDA ARS Western Human Nutrition Research Center; Research Professor, Department of Nutrition, UC Davis

Terry T-K Huang

Professor, School of Public Health, City University of New York

Linda Meyers

Senior Director (retired), Food and Nutrition Board, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

CS Pandav

Professor and Head, Centre for Community Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences

Mike Rayner

Director, British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, University of Oxford

Boyd Swinburn

Professor of Population Nutrition and Global Health at the University of Auckland and Alfred Deakin Professor and Director of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention at Deakin University in Melbourne.

Kapil Yadav

Assistant Professor, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

Improving nutrition for all

The Access to Nutrition Index rates food and beverage manufacturers´ nutrition-related policies, practices and disclosures worldwide on a recurring basis.


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