The INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TRACE ELEMENT RESEARCH IN HUMANS (ISTERH) was founded in 1984 as a non-profit organization to:
– Encourage and promote increased scientific and clinical research on the causes, alleviation of suffering and the cure of trace element disorders;
– Accumulate information about trace elements, and promote its dissemination to scientists and physicians and other concerned parties;
– Educate the general public and medical profession about the existence, diagnosis and treatment of trace element disorders.
|Jeanne Freeland-Graves, Ph.D.
The University of Texas at Austin
Department of Nutritional Sciences
|Katsuhiko Yokoi, M.D., Ph.D.
Seitoku University Graduate School
Department of Human Nutrition
|S.K. Roy, Ph.D.
Bangladesh Breastfeeding Foundation
Nutrition Foundation of Bangladesh
|Dorothy Klimis-Zacas, Ph.D.
School of Food and Agriculture
University of Maine
|Ingrid S. Surono, Ph.D.
SEAMEO RECFON University of Indonesia
Indonesian Scientific Society for Probiotics and Prebiotics (ISSPP)
|Trond Peder Flaten, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
|Ismail Cakmak, Ph.D.
Professor, Sabanci University
Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences
|Margarita Skalnaya, Ph.D.
email: Margarita Skalnaya email@example.com
|Meika Foster, Ph.D.
School of Molecular Bioscience
University of Sydney
|Silvia M. Franciscato Cozzolino, Ph.D.
Departamento de Alimentos e Nutrição Experimental
Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas – USP
|Susan Fairweather-Tait, Ph.D.
Bio-Medical Research Centre (BMRC)
Norwich Medical School
University of East Anglia
|Thomas Prates Ong, Ph.D.
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Food Research Center
University of São Paulo
|Masahiro Kawahara, Ph.D.
Department of Bio-Analytical Chemistry
|Jasna Jurasović, Ph.D.
Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health
|Per M. Roos, Ph.D.
Institute of Environmental Medicine
Nutritional Science Division
King’s College London
|Atsushi Takeda, Ph.D.
School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Shizuoka
|Jane Valentine, Ph.D.
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
1. Standing Committees
Membership Development Committee
Public Information Committee
Standardization of Trace Elements Analysis Committee
2. Ad hoc Committees
The Board of Directors may create ad hoc committees as may be deemed necessary or advisable.