Bruno Gualano, Ph.D.
Dr. Gualano is an Associate Professor at University of Sao Paulo (Brazil). He is Head of the Applied Physiology & Nutrition Research Group and Laboratory of Assessment and Conditioning in Rheumatology. His research focus is on the role of physical exercise, sedentary behavior and nutrition strategies in sports and in the management of chronic diseases, including rheumatic diseases, obesity, and Type 2 diabetes. His research program has attracted considerable external funding from the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq). Professor Gualano has over 230 publications, including publications in high impact journals such as JAMA, Nature Reviews Rheumatology, Diabetes, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, British Journal of Sports Medicine, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Obesity Reviews, and Autoimmunity Reviews. His H-index is 48 (Google Scholar, 11/09/2020).