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Carlos Diéguez González

Group Leader | Full Professor
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Research group
  • Professor at the University of Santiago de Compostela since 1991. He directs the group of Functional Obesomics at the CIMUS. In addition he is currently serving as Scientific Director of the Spanish Network for Obesity and Nutrition Research (CIBEROBN).
  • More than 500 scientific publications. More than 39,000 quotes (more than 15,000 since 2013) with a H-index of 104 (65 since 2013);  (Resource: Google Scholar)
  • Highly Cited Scientist in the areas “Biology and Biochemestry” (Resource: ISI Essential Science Indicators).
  • Contributions to congresses (Invited):30(Nationals)/32(Internationals).
  • 29PhD theses supervised.
  • Member of the scientific external committee of different biomedical research institutions and past member of the Join Program Initiative “ a Healthy diet for a healthy life”.
  • Selected Awards: Research Xunta de Galicia in Health Sciences, Hypocs Award, Medal of the Spanish Society of Endocrinology, Novoa Santos Award, and the  Geoffrey Harris Prize (2015) awarded by the European Society of Endocrinology