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Marie-Laure Frelut is a Pediatrician. She became involved in the field of childhood obesity in the 1990s when she had to run an inpatient unit for severely obese adolescents. She has been since then conducting a broad range of clinical researches in Paris University hospitals.
She is a founding member of the European Childhood Obesity Group (ECOG) and of the International Obesity Task Force (IOTF). As an acknowledged expert in the field of nutrition and childhood obesity she is involved in several national French and European medical and scientific societies. She was awarded by the French National Academy of Medicine.