PAHEF Welcomes Dr. Gilberto Kac to the Board of Directors

The Pan American Health and Education Foundation (PAHEF) is proud to welcome Dr. Gilberto Kac of the Rio de Janeiro Federal University’s Josué de Castro Institute of Nutrition to the board of  directors. Currently a professor of epidemiology, Dr. Kac has focused his research in areas including nutritional education interventions, maternal obesity, and population nutritional assessment.

“As PAHEF continues its mission of promoting healthy aging and preventing chronic diseases in the Americas, Dr. Kac’s expertise in nutrition and public health will be invaluable to helping us reach our goals,” stated Edward Kadunc, president of PAHEF. “We are excited to have him join our board and look forward to his contributions to ultimately assist PAHEF in advancing health in the Americas.”

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