Herbalife Ltd. : Herbalife Strengthens Nutrition Advisory Board
08/28/2012| 05:20pm US/Eastern
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) welcomes experts from Ireland and Colombia to
its Nutrition Advisory Board.
Jaime Orrego Gaviria, M.D. (Photo: Business Wire)
The Nutrition Advisory Board is comprised of leading experts from around
the world in the fields of nutrition and health who inform, educate and
train Herbalife independent distributors on the principles of nutrition,
physical activity and healthy lifestyle. The board is chaired by David
Heber, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Center for Human Nutrition at the
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
Jaime Orrego Gaviria, M.D. is an expert in neonatology medicine in
Colombia. He has been in private practice since 1982 and is currently
Director of the NICU at Fundación Clínica del Valle del Lili,
Cali-Colombia. Gaviria received his medical degree from the Universidad
de Antioquia, Medellín, and has a post-graduate degree in pediatrics and
a specialism in neonatology. He holds several memberships of
professional and honorary societies, such as The Colombian Society of
Pediatrics and Neonatology. Gaviria lectures extensively and has been
published on a variety of topics concerning pediatrics, perinatology and
Carel le Roux, MBChB, MSc, MRCP, FRCPath, PhD is an expert in metabolic
medicine and is currently a Professor of Experimental Pathology,
University College, Dublin, Ireland. Professor le Roux received his
medical degree from the University of Pretoria, South Africa and his PhD
in 2005 from Imperial College London. He is a member of a number of
learned societies, such as the Association for the Study of Obesity and
the Nutrition Society. He has been published extensively and currently
holds a number of editorial roles for journals in his field, including Metabolic
Journal Watch, Clinical Obesity, and Surgery for Obesity
and Related Diseases. He has also represented South Africa in
athletics at the World Indoor Championships and the Commonwealth Games.
About Herbalife Ltd.
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) is a global nutrition company that sells
weight-management, nutrition, and personal care products intended to
support a healthy lifestyle. Herbalife products are sold in more than 80
countries to and through a network of independent distributors. The
company supports the Herbalife Family Foundation and its Casa Herbalife
program to help bring good nutrition to children. Herbalife's website
contains information about Herbalife, including financial and other
information for investors at http://ir.Herbalife.com.
The company encourages investors to visit its website from time to time,
as information is updated and new information is posted.
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