Chairman of IFMeD.Lluís Serra Majem was born in Barcelona in 1959. He is a Doctor of Medicine, a Doctor of Nutrition and a Specialist in Preventive Medicine and Public Health.
He is the founder and president of the Spanish Academy of Nutrition, the Foundation for Nutrition Research, the NGO Nutrition Without Borders, and the International Foundation of Mediterranean Diet. From 2006 to 2012 he founded and chaired the Mediterranean Diet Foundation. He has published 70 books and 485 scientific articles indexed with more than 2000 and an H-index of 74. He has authored 44 doctoral theses and organized several International Congresses, highlighting the 1st and 3rd World Congress of Public Health Nutrition