Nutrition and optimum life course

The Nutrition and optimum life course Theme is defined by activities encompassing exercise & sports nutrition, healthy ageing, weight management, pregnancy/childhood/adolescence; alternative diets such as vegetarianism/veganism; chrono-nutrition; personalised nutrition; gut microbiome etc fall into this space.


Postprandial metabolism, protein and amino acid metabolism, fatty acid/lipid/lipoprotein metabolism, carbohydrate/glucose metabolism, adipose tissue/body composition, vascular function/blood pressure, kidney function/renal health, liver function/hepatic steatosis, energy balance/obesity, appetite, physical activity, metabolic syndrome/pre-diabetes/type 2 diabetes, type 1 diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease, musculoskeletal disorders. 

King's College London
Nutrition and optimum life course Theme Lead
Dr Wendy Hall (BA (Hons), MSc, PhD) is a Reader in Nutritional Sciences within the Nutritional Sciences Department of the School of Life Course Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, at...