Irina Kovalskys

MD, Committee of Nutrition and Wellbeing. International Life Science Institute (ILSI). Buenos Aires. Argentina.


Doctor specialist in pediatric nutrition. Graduated at the University of Buenos Aires. Developed the Pediatrics specialty at Children's Hospital and the specialty in Child Nutrition in the Garrahan, Gutierrez and Sister Ludovica de La Plata Hospitals.

Training in Childhood Obesity was completed at the Centre of Preventable Diseases from Stanford University, USA.

In recent years, developed research projects on epidemiology and prevention of childhood obesity, which have been published in national and international journals and written book chapters in the country and abroad.

Currently Coordinator of the Nutrition, Obesity & Physical Activity Committee, ILSI Argentina.

Develops her teaching activity in the Favaloro University, and international expertise in Human Nutrition from the IDIP Institute.