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Santos-Beneit, Mª Gloria

Mª Gloria Santos-Beneit, PhD

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER | SHE Foundation, UCM Epinut
ADVISOR | Department of Education of the Autonomous Region of Madrid/SHE Foundation
Specialties:Promotion of cardiovascular Health, Epidemiology, Anthropometry, Diagnosis of nutritional status in human populations, Application of new technologies for the analysis of body composition.

RESEARCH AREAS

Health promotion, cardiovascular disease prevention, early childhood health education, public health, obesity, anthropometry, body composition analysis.

CURRENT POSITION

2019-present. Postdoctoral Fellow at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York.

2016-present. Scientific coordinator at SHE Foundation for Science, Health and Education, Barcelona-Madrid.

2012-present. Postdoctoral visiting scientist at Cardiovascular Health and Imaging in the Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research (CNIC), Madrid.

2005-present. Member of UCM research group Epinut: Assessment of nutritional status in human populations and clinical, epidemiological and health promotion applications.

BACKGROUND

  1. PhD. Anthropometry and body composition analysis. Complutense University of Madrid (UCM), Spain. European Doctorate UCM and Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)-Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle (MNHN). Distinction Cum laude.

2007-2008. Predoctoral research assistant, Department of Eco-anthropology and Eco-etnobiology, Musée de l’Homme, CNRS-MNHN, Paris.

  1. MSc Physical Anthropology, Department of Physical Anthropology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, UCM, Madrid.

2004-2011. Predoctoral assistant at Department of Physical Anthropology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, UCM, Madrid.

  1. BSc. Biology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, UCM, Madrid.
  2. BA. Music – Piano, Professional Conservatory of Music Amaniel, Madrid.

RESEARCH GRANT PARTICIPATION

Children’s Health and Socioeconomic Implications (CHSEI) Mother Cabrini Health Foundation, 2020.

Valentin Fuster (PI), Mount Sinai.

Early Imaging Markers of unhealthy lifestyles in Adolescents (EnIGMA): a multi-territory multi-parametric cardiovascular magnetic resonance study.

ISCIII, FIS- PI19/01704, 2020-2022.

Rodrigo Fernández-Jiménez (PI), CNIC.

Schol-based educational intervention to face obesity and promote cardiovascular health among Spanish adolescents: a cluster-randomized controlled trial

Fundació La Marató de TV3, 2017-2019.

Gloria Santos-Beneit, FSHE (Co-PI); Rosa M. Lamuela, UB (Co-PI); Juan M. Fernández (CNIC), (Co-PI)

The Fifty-Fifty Program: a community intervention in adult Spanish population to promote cardiovascular healthy habits.

AECOSAN-Fundación SHE, 2013-2014.

Valentin Fuster (PI), CNIC.

Cardiovascular health promotion in children 3 to 5 years old: Evaluation of the Program SI! through a randomized control trial in 20 Schools.

ISCIII, FIS-PI11/01885, 2012-2015.

Juliana Redondo (PI), CNIC.

Nutritional status and biodiversity of human populations. MICINN, GCL2005-03752/BOS, 2005-2010.

Mª Dolores Marrodán (PI), UCM.

Globalization of eating behaviors on adolescents: a pluridisciplinar approach. MEC, 2008-1253000756, 2008-2009.

Consuelo Prado and Françoise Rovillé-Sausse (PI), UAM-CNRS.

Anthropometric study of the impact of food substitutes as a strategy to control weight and influence in changing eating habits.

UCM 4153016-Herbalife, 2009. Mª Dolores Cabañas (PI), UCM.

The social and labor environment of Spanish rural women: implications for their health and wellness perception. MLSA, 49/03, 2003-2007.

Consuelo Prado (PI), UAM.

Limits of social protection: perceptions about actual options and alternatives for protection. MLSA, TAS/1051/2005, 2005-2006.

Mariano Fernández (PI), USAL.

PUBLICATIONS

Fernandez-Jimenez R, Santos-Beneit G, de Cos-Gandoy A, Fernández-Alvira JM, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Storniolo C, Domènech M, Laveriano-Santos E, Bodega P, de Miguel M, Rodríguez C, Carvajal I, Ibañez B, Estruch R, Lamuela- Raventós RM, Fuster V. Prevalence and correlates of cardiovascular health among early adolescents enrolled in the SI! Program in Spain: a cross-sectional analysis. Eur. J. Prev. Cardiol, Nov 2020, zwaa096.

Laveriano-Santos EP, Parilli-Moser I, Ramírez-Garza SL, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Storniolo CE, Ruiz-León AM, Estruch R, Bodega P, Miguel M, Cos-Gandoy A, Carral V, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster V, Lamuela-Raventós RM. Polyphenols in Urine and Cardiovascular Risk Factors: A Cross-Sectional Analysis Reveals Gender Differences in Spanish Adolescents from the SI! Program. Antioxidants (Basel). 2020, 9(10): E910.

Fernández-Jiménez R, Briceño G, Céspedes J, Vargas S, Guijarro J, Baxter J, Hunn M, Santos-Beneit G, Rodríguez C, Céspedes MP, Bagiella E, Moreno Z, Carvajal I, Fuster V. Sustainability of and Adherence to Preschool Health Promotion Among Children 9 to 13 Years Old. J Am Coll Cardiol 2020, 75(13):1565-1578.

Santos-Beneit G, Marrodán MD. Are we on the right track to reduce childhood obesity? Rev Esp Cardiol 2020, 73(4):277-279.

Santos-Beneit G, Ibanez B. Prevención primordial cardiovascular: la inteligencia resuelve problemas, la sabiduría los evita. J Am Coll Cardiol (Spanish Edition) 2019, 1 (9): 77-88.

Bodega P, Fernández-Alvira JM, Santos-Beneit G, de Cos-Gandoy A, Fernández-Jiménez R, Moreno LA, de Miguel M, Carral V, Orrit X, Carvajal I, Storniolo C, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Doménech M, Estruch R, Lamuela-Raventós RM, Fuster V. Dietary Patterns and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Spanish Adolescents: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the SI! Program for Health Promotion in Secondary Schools. Nutrients 2019, 11: 2297-2310.

Fernandez-Jimenez R, Santos-Beneit G, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Bodega P, de Miguel M, de Cos-Gandoy A, Rodríguez C, Carral V, Orrit X, Haro D, Carvajal I, Ibañez B, Storniolo C, Domènech M, Estruch R, Fernández-Alvira JM, Lamuela- Raventós RM, Fuster V. Rationale and design of the school-based SI! Program to face obesity and promote health among Spanish adolescents: A cluster-randomized controlled trial. Am Heart J. 2019, 215:27-40.

Santos-Beneit G, Bodega P, de Miguel M, Rodríguez C, Carral V, Orrit X, Haro D, Carvajal I, de Cos-Gandoy A, Peñalvo JL, Gómez-Pardo E, Oliva B, Ibañez B, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster V. Rationale and design of the SI! Program for health promotion in elementary students aged 6 to 11 years: A cluster randomized trial. Am Heart J. 2019, 210:9-17.

Òrrit X, Carral V, Rodríguez C, Haro D, Carvajal I, de Cos A, de Miguel M, Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Fuster V. El Programa SI! de Educación Primaria para promocionar hábitos cardiosaludables en niños de 6 a 12 años. In Experiencias didácticas en el ámbito STEM. Investigación y didáctica en Ciencia, Tecnología, Ingeniería y Matemáticas. M. González Montero de Espinosa, A. Baratas Díaz y A. Brandi Fernández. (eds.). Eds. Santillana. Madrid. 2019. Pp. 171-181. ISBN: 978-84-680-5183-3.

Santos-Beneit G, Bodega P, de Miguel M, de Cos-Gandoy A, Òrrit X, Carral V, Rodríguez C, Haro D, Carvajal I, Fuster

  1. El Programa SI! de Educación Primaria para promocionar hábitos cardiosaludables en niños de 6 a 12 años: estudio aleatorizado. En Apuntes de ciencia. Ed. Colegio Oficial de Doctores y Licenciados en Filosofía y Letras y en Ciencias de la Comunidad de Madrid. Colegio Oficial de Docentes 280: 26-28. 2018, ISSN: 1135-4267 b.b (Madrid).

Santos-Beneit G, Carral V, Orrit X, Rodríguez C, Bodega P, Sánchez Y, Haro D, Carvajal I, Fuster V. El Programa SI! de Salud Integral. En: Una mejor salud para los jóvenes: de la obesidad a la sostenibilidad. Avances en Alimentación, Nutrición y Dietética. Martínez JR and Villarino A. (eds.). Punto Didot, Madrid. 2016. pp. 25-39 ISBN 978-84-16893- 72-0

Gómez E, Fernández-Alvira JM, Vilanova M, Haro D, Martínez R, Carvajal I, Carral V, Rodríguez C, de Miguel M, Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Peñalvo JL, Marina I, Pérez N, DalRe M, Villar C, Robledo T, Vedanthan R, Bansilal S, Fuster V. A comprehensive lifestyle peer-group-based intervention on cardiovascular risk factors: The randomized controlled Fifty-Fifty Program. J Am Coll Cardiol 2016, 67 (5): 476-485.

Gómez E, Fernández-Alvira JM, Vilanova M, Haro D, Martínez R, Carvajal I, Carral V, Rodríguez C, de Miguel M, Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Peñalvo JL, Marina I, Pérez N, DalRe M, Villar C, Robledo T, Vedanthan R, Bansilal S, Fuster V. Impact of a comprehensive lifestyle peer-group-based intervention on cardiovascular risk factors: a randomized controlled trial. Circulation 2015, 132 (23): 2270.

Gómez-Pardo E, Martínez R, de Miguel-Estévez M, Carral V, Vilanova-Vilá M, Haro D, Carvajal I, Rodríguez C, Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Robledo T, DalRe M, Pérez-Farinós N, Villar C, Fernández-Alvira JM, Peñalvo JL, Marina I, Bansilal S, Vedanthan R, Fuster V. Estandarización de un modelo de buenas prácticas de intervención de salud comunitaria en la población española adulta para la promoción de hábitos cardiosaludables: Programa Fifty-Fifty.. NIPO: 690-15-008-0. Ministerio de Sanidad, Asuntos Sociales e Igualdad. 2015.

Peñalvo JL, Santos-Beneit G, Sotos-Prieto M, Bodega P, Oliva B, Orrit X, Rodríguez C, Fernández-Alvira J, Redondo J, Vedanthan R, Bansilal S, Gómez E, Fuster V. The SI! Program for cardiovascular health promotion in early childhood: A cluster randomized trial. J Am Coll Cardiol 2015, 66 (14): 1525-1534.

Santos-Beneit G, Sotos-Prieto M, Bodega P, Rodríguez C, Orrit X, Pérez-Escoda N, Bisquerra R, Fuster V, Peñalvo JL. Development and validation of a questionnaire to evaluate lifestyle-related behaviors in elementary school children. BMC Public Health 2015, 15: 901-907.

Sotos-Prieto M, Santos-Beneit G, Bodega P, Pocock S, Mattei J, Peñalvo JL. Validation of a questionnaire to measure overall Mediterranean lifestyle habits for research application: the MEDiterranean LIFEstyle index (MEDLIFE). Nutr Hosp 2015, 32(3):1153-1163.

Santos-Beneit G, Sotos-Prieto M, Pocock S, Redondo J, Fuster V, Peñalvo JL. Association between anthropometry and high blood pressure in a representative sample of preschoolers in Madrid. Rev Esp Cardiol (English ed) 2015, 68(6):477-484. **Best publication award on Cardiovascular Risk of the Spanish Society of Cardiology.

Sotos-Prieto M, Santos-Beneit G, Pocock S, Redondo J, Fuster V, Peñalvo JL. Parental and self-reported dietary and physical activity habits in preschoolers and their socio-economic determinants. Public Health Nutr 2014, 3:1-11.

Peñalvo JL, Sotos-Prieto M, Santos-Beneit G, Pocock S, Redondo J, Fuster V. The Program SI! intervention for enhancing a healthy lifestyle in preschoolers: first results from a cluster randomized trial. BMC Public Health 2013, 13: 1208.

Peñalvo JL, Santos-Beneit G, Sotos-Prieto M, Martínez R, Rodríguez C, Franco M, López-Romero P, Pocock S, Redondo J, Fuster V. A cluster randomized trial to evaluate the efficacy of a school-based behavioral intervention for health promotion among children aged 3 to 5. BMC Public Health 2013, 13: 656.

Santos-Beneit, MG. Aplicación de nuevas tecnologías en el análisis de la composición corporal: contraste metodológico y utilidad en el diagnóstico de la condición nutricional. ISBN: 978-84-694-5900-3, Ed. Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid. 2011.

Rodríguez-Camacho P, Santos-Beneit MG, Romero-Collazos JF, Marrodán MD. Aplicación de la interactancia por infrarrojos al análisis de la composición corporal. Nutr Clin Diet Hosp 2011, 31(1): 39-40.

Marrodán MD, Pérez BM, Morales E, Santos MG, Cabañas MD. Contraste y concordancia entre ecuaciones de composición corporal en edad pediátrica: aplicación en población española y venezolana. Nutr Clin Diet Hosp 2009, 29 (3): 4-11.

Santos MG, Fernández-del Olmo R, Prado C, Rovillé-Sausse F, Marrodán MD, Carmenate M. Composition corporelle des adolescents de la région de Madrid selon leur origine géographique. Biom Hum et Anthropol 2009, 27 (1-2): 37- 42.

Vázquez V, Martínez AJ, Carrillo U, Santos MG, Mesa MS, Marrodán MD. Composición corporal y condición nutricional en estudiantes de ballet cubanos. Nutr Clin Diet Hosp 2008, 28 (3): 3-8.

Santos MG and Blanc J. Etat nutritionnel et régime alimentaire des adolescents de la région parisienne. Biom Hum et Anthropol 2008, 26 (3-4): 211-215.

Marrodán MD, Santos MG, Mesa MS, Cabañas MD, González-Montero M, Pacheco JL. Técnicas analíticas en el estudio de la composición corporal. Antropometría frente a sistemas de bioimpedancia bipolar y tetrapolar. Nutr Clin Diet Hosp 2007, 27 (1): 11-19.

INVITED LECTURES

2018/04 “School-based behavioral intervention to face obesity and promote cardiovascular health among Spanish adolescents: a cluster-randomized controlled trial. SI! Study” XII International Mediterranean Diet Conference, Alimentaria 2018, Barcelona, Spain.

2018/11 “School-based intervention for the acquisition of healthy habits in childhood and adolescence” in the “Nutritional Education” course of Human nutrition and Dietetics, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain.

2017/11 “School-based intervention for the acquisition of healthy habits in childhood” in the “Nutritional Education” course of Human nutrition and Dietetics, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain.

2016/04 “SI! Program for comprehensive health”. II Mediterranean Symposium “A better health for youth: from obesity to sustainability” in Real Centro Universitario María Cristina de San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid.

2015/02 “Cardiovascular prevention from early childhood. The SI! Program for preschoolers” Symposium “Nutrition and health on schools: the search for solutions”. UCM, Spain.

2013/03 “Cardiovascular health promotion in children 3 to 5 years old: Evaluation of the Program SI! through a randomized control trial in 20 schools (PI11/01885)”. Scientific and technical monitoring meeting of Health Research Projects, ISCIII, Madrid, Spain.

2013/02 “A cluster randomized trial to evaluate the efficacy of a school-based behavioral intervention for health promotion among children aged 3 to 5″. Department Seminar at Epidemiology and Populations Genetics Unit, Spanish National Centre for Cardiovascular Research (CNIC). Madrid, Spain.

2010/03 “Near-infrared interactance applied to body composition analysis on sports” III Meeting of Body composisiton, Anthropometry and sports. UCM, Spain.

2009/03 “Near-infrared interactance methods on Body Composition Analysis” Meeting of Body composisiton: new technologies, human nutrition and sports application. UCM, Spain.

2008/12 “Body composition analysis by bioimpedance and near-infrared interactance” Lecture in the master degree of Human Ecology, CNRS. Paris, France.

SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

2020/04 Communication “Patrones de estilo de vida y salud cardiovascular en adolescentes del programa SI! de Secundaria” Bodega P, Fernández-Alvira JM, Santos-Beneit G, Moreno LA, Lamuela-Raventós RM, Fuster V. XXV Jornadas Internacionales de Nutrición Práctica y XIV Congreso Internacional de la SEDCA, Madrid, Spain.

2020/11 Poster “Polifenoles en orina y su relación con factores de riesgo cardiovascular en adolescentes españoles del Programa SI! en Educación Secundaria.” Laveriano-Santos E.P, Parilli-Moser I, Ramírez-Garza S.L, Tresserra- Rimbau A, Estruch R, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira J.M, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster V, Lamuela-Raventós

R.M. IV Congreso virtual FESNAD 2020. Una alimentación sostenible para una nutrición saludable.

2020/10 Communication “Estado de salud cardiovascular y su asociación con variables sociodemográficas en adolescentes jóvenes incluidos en el Programa SI!: un estudio transversal” Fernandez-Jimenez R, Santos-Beneit G, de Cos-Gandoy A, Fernández-Alvira JM, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Storniolo C, Domènech M, Laveriano-Santos E, Bodega P, de Miguel M, Rodríguez C, Carvajal I, Ibañez B, Estruch R, Lamuela-Raventós RM, Fuster V. eCongreso SEC 2020 de la Salud Cardiovascular, Sociedad Española de Cardiología.

2020/07 Communication “The SI! program for promoting heart-healthy habits in children aged 3 to 5 years: pedagogical strategies” Carral V, Rodríguez C, Orrit X, Haro D, Santos-Beneit G, Bodega P, Carvajal I, Álvarez-Benavides A, Peñalvo JL, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fernández-Jiménez R, Ibáñez B, Fuster V. 12th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies EDULEARN20.

2019/07 Poster “Higher polyphenols excretion in urine associates with a better blood lipid profile in Spanish adolescents” Parilli-Moser I, Laveriano-Santos E.P, Ramírez-Garza S.L, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Storniolo C.E, Domenech M, Estruch R, Bodega P, de Miguel M, de Cos-Gandoy A, Orrit X, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira J.M, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster V, Lamuela-Raventós R.M. XI Seminar of Food and Healthy Lifestyles, Barcelona, Spain.

2019/07 Poster “Relationship between urinary nitric oxide and polyphenols in a pilot study with adolescents” Ramírez- Garza S.L, Laveriano-Santos E.P, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Storniolo C.E, Domenech M, Estruch R, Bodega P, de Miguel M, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira J.M, Fernández-Jiménez R, Carral V, Fuster V, Lamuela-Raventós R.M. XI Seminar of Food and Healthy Lifestyles, Barcelona, Spain.

2019/07 Communication “El componente de factores de protección y gestión emocional en el Programa SI! de Salud Integral: fundamentación en las diferentes etapas educativas (Infantil, Primaria y Secundaria)” Carral V, Rodríguez C, Orrit X, de Miguel M, Haro D, Santos-Beneit G, Bodega P, de Cos-Gandoy A, Carvajal I, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster

  1. National Congress of Psychology and International Symposium on Psychological Prevention, Vitoria, Spain.

2019/07 Poster “El Programa SI! para promocionar la salud cardiovascular en Educación Secundaria: factores de protección frente al consumo de tabaco” Carral V, Rodríguez C, Orrit X, de Miguel M, Haro D, Santos-Beneit G, Bodega P, de Cos-Gandoy A, Carvajal I, Fernández-Jiménez R, Lamuela-Raventós R.M, Fuster V. National Congress of Psychology and International Symposium on Psychological Prevention, Vitoria, Spain.

2019/06 Communication “The SI! Program in Secondary Education to promote heart-healthy habits in adolescents from 12 to 16 years old. Preliminary results of a gamified proposal” Orrit X, Carral V, Rodríguez C, de Miguel M, Haro D, Bodega P, de Cos-Gandoy A, Carvajal I, Lamuela-Raventós R, Fernández-Alvira J.M, Santos-Beneit G, Fuster V. 30th FIEP World Congress, 14th FIEP European Congress and 2d Congrés FIEP Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain.

2019/06 Poster “The physical activity component in the SI! Program” Orrit X, Carral V, Rodríguez C, de Miguel M, Haro D, Bodega P, de Cos-Gandoy A, Carvajal I, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fernández-Alvira J.M, Santos-Beneit G, Fuster V. 30th FIEP World Congress, 14th FIEP European Congress and 2d Congrés FIEP Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain.

2019/06 Communication “Healthy eating in Preschools and Elementary Schools: The SI! Program” Bodega P, Santos- Beneit G, Rodríguez C, Òrrit X, Carral V, Haro D, de Cos-Gandoy A, de Miguel M, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fuster V. VI Young Researchers’ Meeting of the Spanish Nutrition Society, Soria, Spain.

2019/06 Poster “Dietary patterns and their impact on cardiovascular health factors among Spanish adolescents” Bodega P, Fernández-Alvira J.M, de Cos-Gandoy A, Santos-Beneit G, Fernandez-Jimenez R, Moreno L.A, de Miguel M, Rodríguez C, Carral V, Orrit X, Haro D, Carvajal I, Laveriano-Santos E.P, Ramírez-Garza S, Storniolo C, Tresserra- Rimbau A, Domènech M, Estruch R, Lamuela R.M, Fuster V. International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity Congress (ISBNPA) 2019 Annual Meeting, Prague, Che, Czech Republic.

2019/06 Poster “Influence of socioeconomic inequalities on dietary patterns and cardiovascular health among Spanish adolescents” Fernández-Alvira J.M, de Cos-Gandoy A, Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Fernandez-Jimenez R, de Miguel M, Rodríguez C, Carral V, Orrit X, Haro D, Carvajal I, Ramírez-Garza S, Laveriano-Santos E.P, Storniolo C, Tresserra- Rimbau A, Domènech M, Estruch R, Lamuela R, Fuster V. International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity Congress (ISBNPA) 2019 Annual Meeting, Prague, Che, Czech Republic.

2018/10 Poster “Nutritional status and total urinary polyphenols in adolescents: picture from a pilot study” Laveriano- Santos E.P, Ramírez-Garza S, Storniolo C, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Domenech M, Estruch R, Bodega P, de Miguel M, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira J.M, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster V, Lamuela-Raventós R.M. IV Workshop Anual INSA-UB “Ciència i propietats del cava i el vi”, Barcelona, Spain.

2018/10 Poster “El componente de alimentación en el Programa SI! de Salud Integral” Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Rodríguez C, Òrrit X, Carral V, Haro D, Carvajal I, de Cos-Gandoy A, de Miguel M, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster V. Nutrimad 2018, IV World Congress of Public Health Nutrition and XII National Congress of the Spanish Society of Community Nutrition (SENC), Madrid, Spain.

2018/06 Poster “Relationship between polyphenols and body weight in adolescents, a pilot study” Laveriano-Santos EP, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Doménech M, Estruch R, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fuster V, Lamuela- Raventós RM. XVII Congress of the Spanish Society of Nutrition, Barcelona, Spain.

2018/06 Poster “Estimation of dietary phenol compound intake and major foods sources in a Spanish teenage population: study of the SI! Program” Castro-Baquero S, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Doménech M, Lamuela-Raventós RM, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fuster V, Estruch R. XVII Congress of the Spanish Society of Nutrition, Barcelona, Spain.

2018/04 Poster “Relationship between polyphenols and cardiovascular risk factors in adolescents, pilot study” Laveriano-Santos EP, Ramírez-Garza S, Storniolo CE, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Doménech M, Estruch R, Ruiz A, Bodega P, de Miguel M, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster V, Lamuela-Raventós RM. XII International Mediterranean Diet Conference, Barcelona, Spain. **Best poster award.

2018/04 Poster “Dietary polyphenol intake and major food sources in a Spanish teenagers population: the SI! Program” Castro-Barquero S, Ruiz-León AM, Tresserra-Rimbau A, Storniolo C, Casas R, Doménech M, Lamuela-Raventós RM, Bodega P, de Miguel M, Santos-Beneit G, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fernández-Jiménez R, Fuster V, Estruch R. XII International Mediterranean Diet Conference, Barcelona, Spain.

2018/04 Communication “El Programa SI! de Educación Primaria para promocionar hábitos cardiosaludables en niños de 6 a 11 años: fundamentos y estrategias pedagógicas” Orrit X, Carral V, Rodríguez C, Haro D, Carvajal I, de Cos A, de Miguel M, Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Fuster V. V International Conference of Teachers of Science and Technology, Madrid, Spain.

2018/04 Communication “El Programa SI! de Educación Primaria para promocionar hábitos cardiosaludables en niños de 6 a 11 años: estudio aleatorizado” Santos-Beneit G, Bodega P, de Miguel M, de Cos A, Orrit X, Carral V, Rodríguez C, Haro D, Carvajal I, Fuster V. International Conference of Teachers of Science and Technology, Madrid, Spain.

2016/04 Poster “Adherencia a la Dieta Mediterránea en Proyectos de Promoción de Salud Cardiovascular” Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Giménez-Yustos A, Fernández-Alvira JM, Fernández-Jiménez R, Ibáñez B, Fuster V. XI International Mediterranean Diet Conference, Barcelona, Spain.

2016/03 Communication “El Programa SI! para la promoción de los hábitos cardiosaludables desde la escuela en niños de 3 a 6 años: fundamentos y evaluación de la intervención pedagógica” Carral V, Rodríguez C, Orrit X, Haro D, Martínez R, Sánchez Y, Carvajal I, Peñalvo-García JL, Santos-Beneit G, Bodega P, Sotos-Prieto M, Fuster V. Health and Education Meeting, Segovia, Spain.

2015/11 Communication “Impact of a Comprehensive Lifestyle Peer-group-based Intervention on Cardiovascular Risk Factors: A Randomized Controlled Trial” Gómez E, Fernández-Alvira JM, Vilanova M, Haro D, Martínez R, Carvajal I,

Carral V, Rodríguez C, de Miguel M, Bodega P, Santos-Beneit G, Peñalvo JL, Marina I, Pérez N, DalRe M, Villar C, Robledo T, Vedanthan R, Bansilal S, Fuster V. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2015. Orlando, US.

3/2014 Poster “The Program SI! intervention for enhancing a healthy lifestyle among children aged 3 to 5: a cluster randomized trial” Peñalvo JL, Sotos-Prieto M, Santos-Beneit G, Pocock S, Redondo J, Fuster V. EPI-NPAM 2014 Cardiovascular Disease, Epidemiology and Prevention. Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism. San Francisco, US.

9/2013 Poster “Anthropometry and blood pressure in 3-5 year old children of Madrid: the Program SI! study” G Santos- Beneit, M Sotos-Prieto, JL Peñalvo, S Pocock, J Redondo, V Fuster. 20th International Congress of Nutrition. Granada, Spain.

9/2013 Poster “Mediterranean dietary patterns in 3-5 year old children and their parents: the Program SI! study” M. Sotos-Prieto, G. Santos-Beneit, JL. Peñalvo, S. Pocock, J. Redondo, V. Fuster. 20th International Congress of Nutrition. Granada, Spain.

9/2013 Poster “Improved behavior in children aged 3 to 5 after one year of a school-based intervention for healthy living” JL. Peñalvo, M. Sotos-Prieto, G. Santos-Beneit, J. Redondo, S. Pocock, V. Fuster. 20th International Congress of Nutrition. Granada, Spain.

10/2011 Communication “Aplicación de la interactancia por infrarrojos al análisis de la composición corporal” Rodríguez-Camacho P, Santos-Beneit MG, Romero-Collazos JF, Marrodán MD.“ VII International Congress of Nutrition of Food, Nutrition and Dietetics. UCM, Spain.

10/2009 Communication “Composición corporal en poblaciones de altura en Argentina” Marrodán MD, Mesa MS, Dipierri JE, Lomaglio DB, Bejarano l, Santos MG, Moreno Romero S, Pacheco JL. 9th National Meeting of Biological Anthropology. Puerto Madryn, Argentina.

07/2009 Communication “Composición corporal mediante interactancia de infrarrojos en jóvenes universitarios” Santos MG, Prado C, Cabañas MD, Marrodán MD. XVI Congress of the Spanish Physical Anthropology Association. Alcalá de Henares (Madrid), Spain.

07/2009 Communication “Condición nutricional y biodiversidad humana” Marrodán MD, Mesa MS, Moreno-Romero S, Dipierri JE, Vázquez V, Méndez de Pérez J, Lomaglio DB, Carmenate M, Santos MG, Pacheco JL, González-Montero de Espinosa M. XVI Congress of the Spanish Physical Anthropology Association. Alcalá de Henares (Madrid), Spain.

11/2008 Poster “Composition corporelle des adolescents de la région de Madrid selon leur origine géographique” Santos MG, Fernández-del Olmo R, Prado C, Rovillé-Sausse F, Marrodán MD, Carmenate M. XV Conference of the Human Biometrics Society. Paris, France.

10/2007 Communication “Relación entre la imagen corporal y los trastornos del comportamiento alimentario en una serie de jóvenes argentinos y españoles” Marrodán MD, Bejarano I, Pacheco JL, Lomaglio DB, González-Montero de Espinosa M, Alba JA, Santos MG, Mesa MS. 8th National Meeting of Biological Anthropology. Salta, Argentina.

07/2007 Communication “Análisis de la composición corporal mediante BIA tetrapolar y bipolar en población juvenil española” Santos MG, Marrodán MD, Mesa MS, Cabañas MD, González-Montero de Espinosa M, Pacheco JL. XV Congress of the Spanish Physical Anthropology Association, Zaragoza, Spain.

09/2006 Poster “Comparison of methods for body composition assessment in Argentinian and Spanish young people” Santos MG, Marrodán MD, Pacheco JL, Bejarano I, Alfaro E, Dipierri JE. 15th Congress of the European Anthropological Association. Budapest, Hungary.

06/2006 Poster “Prevalencia de sobrepeso y obesidad en niños y jóvenes argentinos atendiendo a distintos criterios de diagnóstico” Moreno Romero S, Bejarano I, Dipierri J, Alfaro E, Pacheco JL, Mesa MS, Santos MG, Marrodán MD. 2nd National Meeting of Auxology of the Argentinian Society of Pediatry. Buenos Aires, Argentina.