Dr Yannis Manios (Principal Investigator)

Dr Yannis Manios is an Associate Professor of “Nutritional Assessment, Counselling and Health Promotion”. Over the last 20 years his research interests have been expanded to include assessment of dietary habits, physical activity levels and their determinants, as well as their association with obesity and obesity related health indices in large national and multinational cohorts. Recording and understanding the determinants of those behaviors have guided the development and implementation of community based, web based interventions and randomized clinical trials aiming to prevent or treat obesity and related risk factors in children, adults and elderly.