Tue, Sep 13|
A healthy diet begins with EVOO (Extra Virgin Olive Oil)
Learn about the health benefits of extra virgin olive oil from Professor Maurizio Mandalà from the University of Calabria, Italy.
Time & Location
Sep 13, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
About the Event
Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) is an essential component of the Mediterranean diet. This presentation will focus on EVOO's anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and antihypertensive effects, all properties that prevent the most common pathologies of industrialized societies. Maurizio Mandalà is a Professor at the University of Calabria, who teaches Physiology and Nutrition in Science faculty. His research activity focuses on the function of the blood vessels in normal and pathological conditions. Professor Mandalà is also an adjunct Professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of Vermont.