Anders Mikael Sjödin
Professor emeritus, Professor, emeritus
Preventive and Clinical Nutrition
1958 Frederiksberg C
Scopus ID: 7006598674
More than 25 years of experience in clinical research conducted at Uppsala and Copenhagen universities as well as head (senior scientist, research manager and later assistant research director) of a research department at Orkla Foods AS, focused on nutrition and health (including brand building and marketing related to nutritional qualities and health). For the last 10+ years back in the academic environment at the Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports at Copenhagen University. Have been supervisor for 7 and co-supervisor for 5 PhD-students, supervised more than 30 Master students, is course responsible on the master programme in human nutrition. I have also been the responsible senior researcher in 7 clinical obesity drug trials and in several projects related to the effect of limited sleep, mental stress, physical activity, food structure, gastro-intestinal peptides and gastric by-pass surgery on regulation of appetite, body weight and energy metabolism. Main research areas are regulation of appetite, food intake, energy and substrate metabolism with special emphasis on the impact of physical exercise, stress as well as surgical and pharmaceutical treatment of obesity.
I am currently still involved a number of research projects as an emeritus at Copenhagen University.