Dr Jörg Hager

Head of Metabolic Health Department, Nestlé Institute of Health Science

Dr Hager trained as a molecular biologist at the University of Bonn with a PhD in molecular genetics. In 2012 he joined the newly founded Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences. Apart from his responsibilities at NIHS he still serves as scientific advisor and project reviewer for the Agence National pour la Recherche (ANR) in France and has teaching activities for Master level students at the Technische Universität München (TUM) and at the Ecole Polytéchnique de Lausanne (EPFL). He is a steering committee member for the DiOGenes (Diet, Obesity and Genes) consortium and a member of the American Association of Human Genetics (ASHG).

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