Anna Prats Puig, PhD in Biological Science from the University of Girona. She is a lecturer at University of Girona as well as University of Barcelona and a researcher at the Biomedical Research Institute of Girona. Her research interests include childhood obesity and development. She has participated in 23 international research articles and in 9 international and 7 national congresses where she has received several awards.  She did two research fellowships, one at the CNRS of Montpellier (France) and one at University of Cambridge (UK).