Miguel is Professor and Chair at the Department of Public Health Medical School University of Navarra in Spain. He is a chronic disease epidemiologist with more than 20 years of experience in the study of nutritional, other lifestyle, clinical, and genetic determinants of cardiovascular diseases. Since its inception (1999) he has been the Principal Investigator (PI) of the SUN project and a member of the Steering Committee since the development stage of the PREDIMED-1 and PREDIMED-PLUS trial, he has been a member of its Steering Committee. He is also the PI of the European Research Council Advanced Research Grant to fund the PREDIMED-PLUS trial.
Check this website to know more about his research: http://predimedplus.com/
- Project: Long-term effects of an energy-restricted Mediterranean diet on mortality and cardiovascular disease (PREDIMED PLUS)
- Host Institution: Universidad De Navarra, Spain
- Call details:Advanced Grant (AdG), LS7, ERC-2013-ADG
- Project at the ERC: https://erc.europa.eu/projects-and-results/erc-funded-projects/predimed?retain-filters=1
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