Global nutrition company Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) announced today that Corina Zugravu, M.D., senior medical specialist in food safety and nutrition, has been appointed to Herbalife’s Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB).
Corina Zugravu is an associate professor at the Carol Davila Medicine and Pharmacy University in Bucharest and will support the company’s initiatives in Romania, providing expertise and counselling in nutrition for a healthy lifestyle.
“Herbalife is committed to nutrition based on science, from top quality raw materials to rigorously tested final products, endorsed by researchers, nutritionists and doctors,” said Romeo Căzănescu, country manager, Herbalife Romania and Moldova. “We are also happy to have a Romanian doctor in the Nutrition Advisory Board next to experts from across the world who are dedicated to developing new programs for a balanced nutrition and an active lifestyle.”
With a Ph.D. in medical sciences and more than 25 years of experience in research and academic pedagogy, Dr. Zugravu is the author of numerous university courses, specialized books and scientific works and has published more than 45 articles in national and international magazines.
“I am very glad to partner with a company that has always promoted the importance of a balanced nutrition,” said Dr. Corina Zugravu. “It is crucial for companies and institutions to collaborate and help promote nutrition education across the globe. I look forward to partnering closely with Herbalife members to ensure they have the information they need to help their customers lead healthy and active lives.”
In 2010, Dr. Zugravu was selected to join the European Commission, a group of specialists who develop technical points of view on various scientific documents relevant to communities.