Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome, Rome,
Paolo Sbraccia, M.D, Ph.D. is Professor of Internal Medicine in the
Department of Systems Medicine of the University of Rome "Tor
Vergata", Chief of the Internal Medicine Unit and Obesity Center
(EASO accredited Collaborating Centre for Obesity Management) at the
University Hospital Policlinico Tor Vergata, Director of the
Specialization School in Internal Medicine, and Chairman of the
Undergraduate Course in Dietetics.
Prof. Sbraccia is also currently serving as Treasurer and member of
the Board of Trustees of the European Association for the Study of
Obesity (EASO), and Vice President of the Italian Barometer Diabetes
Observatory. In addition, he is Past President of the Italian Society
of Obesity and of the Italian Federation of Endocrinology,
Diabetology, Andrology, Metabolism and Obesity.
He was also member of the “Scientific Advisory Group for Diabetes
and Endocrinology” of the European Medicine Agency (EMA, 2008-2015).
In 2011, on behalf of SIO, he coordinated the Steering Committee for
the Italian Guidelines for the Management of Obesity, and in 2016 he
was Editor of the book “Clinical Management of Overweight and Obesity,
Recommendations of the Italian Society of Obesity (SIO)”.
Prof. Sbraccia is also a member of the editorial boards and reviewer
panels of various scientific journals; in particular, he is Section
Editor for Diabetes and Endocrinology of “Eating and weight disorders”
and associate Editor “Internal and Emergency Medicine”.