Executive Committee


Caroline Apovian, MD, FTOS
Boston University, School of Medicine

Immediate Past-President

Allen Levine, PhD, FTOS
University of Minnesota


Steven Heymsfield, MD, FTOS
Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Vice President

Lee Kaplan, MD, PhD, FTOS
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard University


Dale Schoeller, PhD, FTOS
University of Wisconsin


Advocacy/Public Affairs/Regulatory

Diana Thomas, PhD
United States Military Academy


Deanna M. Hoeslcher, PhD
University of Texas, School of Public Health


Marc-Andre Cornier, MD, FTOS
University of Colorado

At-Large Canada

Arya M. Sharma, MD, FTOS
University of Alberta

At-Large Mexico

Luz Maria Sanchez-Romero, MD, PhD
National Institute of Public Health, Mexico


Gary J. Schwartz, PhD, FTOS
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Clinical Practice

Jamy Ard, MD, FTOS
Wakeforest University, School of Medicine

Clinical Research

Susan Yanovski, MD, FTOS
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

World Obesity Federation Regional Vice-President

Terry TK. Huang, PhD, MPH, CPH, FTOS
City University of New York

Executive Director

Anthony G. Comuzzie, PhD, FTOS
The Obesity Society, Silver Spring, MD

Staff Liaison

Regina Williams
The Obesity Society, Silver Spring, MD


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