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Dr. Benjamin Caballero

Dr. Benjamin Caballero
Dr. Benjamin Caballero is Professor of International Health at the Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Professor of Pediatrics at the School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, where he also founded the Center for Human Nutrition. He has over 20 years of experience as a scholar, researcher, and leader in the area of child health and nutrition. He obtained his MD from the University of Buenos Aires and his PhD (in Neuroendocrine Regulation) from MIT. Dr. Caballero is the author of over 150 scientific publications. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Encyclopedia of Food Sciences and Nutrition, a 10-volume work. He is also Editor-in-Chief of the Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition, which received the Book of the Year Award from the British Medical Association.

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