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Christel Larsson


Christel Larsson
+46 31 786 6511

Postal Address: Box 300, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Läroverksgatan 5 , 41120 Göteborg

Department of Food and Nutrition and Sport Science (More Information)
Box 300
405 30 Göteborg
Fax: +46 31 786 2048
Visiting Address: Läroverksgatan 5 , 411 20 Göteborg

About Christel Larsson

Christel Larsson is a Professor in food and nutrition and works as vice head of the Department of Food and Nutrition, and Sport Science, with responsibility of research. She is a trained nutritionist (MSc) at Stockholm University, gained a Masters degree in Public Health at the Karolinska Institute and also has a Masters degree in Food and Nutrition at Umeå University. In 2001 she became the first doctorate in Food and Nutrition in Sweden with a thesis on young people's food habits and health. Christel has received the Kungliga Skytteanska samfundets prize for young researchers and the food company Dr. Pers Food's research prize. She is engaged in the steering committee of the national research network in epidemiology and nutrition (NEON).

Christel conducts researches and teaches in particular how to maintain health and prevent the onset of disease by promoting healthy eating habits and physical activity. She is particularly interested in food habits, physical activity and health among children and adolescents as well as dietary assessment methods. She is principal investigator of and researcher in several ongoing studies aiming to promote healthy food habits and physical activity among people. Christel has supervised and are supervisor of several PhD-students both in Food & Nutrition, Sport Science and Public Health & Epidemiology.

Latest publications

Postprandial levels of GLP-1, GIP and glucagon after 2 years of weight loss with a Paleolithic diet: A randomised controlled trial in healthy obese women
J. Otten, M. Ryberg, C. Mellberg, T. Andersson, E. Chorell et al.
European Journal of Endocrinology, Journal article 2019
Journal article

A Paleolithic-type diet results in iodine deficiency: a 2-year randomized trial in postmenopausal obese women.
Sofia Manousou, Maja Stål, Christel Larsson, C Mellberg, B Lindahl et al.
European journal of clinical nutrition, Journal article 2018
Journal article

Decreased lipogenesis-promoting factors in adipose tissue in postmenopausal women with overweight on a Paleolithic-type diet.
Caroline Blomquist, Elin Chorell, Mats Ryberg, Caroline Mellberg, Evelina Worrsjö et al.
European journal of nutrition, Journal article 2018
Journal article

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Associations Between Swedish Mothers' and 3- and 5-Year-Old Children's Food Intake.
Lena M Hansson, Berit L Heitmann, Christel Larsson, Per Tynelius, Mikaela Willmer et al.
Journal of nutrition education and behavior, Journal article 2016
Journal article

Physical Activity during Physical Education lessons in Sweden
Andreas Fröberg, Anders Raustorp, Peter Pagels, Christel Larsson, Cecilia Boldemann
HEPA Europe 27-30 sept, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Teaching Sustainable Food Consumption in Home and Consumer Studies - a Case Study of a Teacher's Classroom Practice
Emmalee Gisslevik, Inga Wernersson, Christel Larsson
XXIII IFHE WORLD CONGRESS 2016, July 31 - August 6, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Sedentary time and physical activity among adolescents in a Swedish multicultural area: Cross-sectional data from the ‘How-to-Act?' project
Andreas Fröberg, Christel Larsson, Christina Berg, Cecilia Boldemann, Anders Raustorp
The International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Strong and persistent effect on liver fat with a Paleolithic diet during a two-year intervention
J. Otten, C. Mellberg, M. Ryberg, S. Sandberg, J. Kullberg et al.
International Journal of Obesity, Journal article 2016
Journal article

Left ventricular remodelling changes without concomitant loss of myocardial fat after long-term dietary intervention
J. Andersson, C. Mellberg, J. Otten, M. Ryberg, D. Rinnstrom et al.
International Journal of Cardiology, Journal article 2016
Journal article

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