Dr George Moschonis is a post-doctoral researcher in the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics at Harokopio University in Athens, Greece. He holds a M.Sc. in â€œClinical Nutritionâ€ and a PhD in â€œChildâ€™s growth assessment and nutrition counselingâ€. During the last 9 years he works as a research fellow in several EU-funded and national research projects targeting and promoting healthy diet and lifestyle in both children and adults. His research interests focus on the identification of determinants or predictors of obesity and related metabolic complications, design and implementation of lifestyle and nutrition education programs, development and validation of nutritional status assessment tools.