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Maria Cristina Gonzalez MD, PhD

Professora Titular do Programa de Pós-Graduação em Saúde e Comportamento, Universidade Católica de Pelotas, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Maria Cristina Gonzalez is a Professor of the Postgraduate Program in Health and Behavior, Catholic University of Pelotas, Brazil and an Associate Professor of the Postgraduate Program in Nutrition and Food and Postgraduate Program of Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil. She is the Coordinator of the Group of Studies in Body Composition and Nutrition COCONUT. Since 2013, she has a position as an Adjunct Instructor of the Metabolism and Body Composition Lab at Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, USA. She has experience in Medicine and Nutrition, focusing on body composition, acting on the following subjects: nutritional assessment, bioelectrical impedance analysis, nutritional support in surgery, elderly, and oncology.