Loredana Elena Rosca

Name: Loredana Elena Rosca
Country: Romania
Degrees: MD, Ph.D. student
Current job title: Medical Doctor Specialist in Pneumology
Institution: Clinical Hospital of Pneumology Leon Daniello Cluj Napoca, Associate researcher Center for Public Health and Health Policy
Short autobiography:

The focus on my research is on obstructive sleep apnea in obese people and dissatisfaction with body size and physical appearance in this population.

Reason for joining: To create a multidisciplinary team composed of clinicians, public health specialists, psychologists for a comprehensive approach on patients with body image dissatisfaction in order to decrease the influence of this issue on an individual's health and quality of life as well as health care costs. To find partners for funding and grant applications.
Current research interest in relation to the COST Action: Appearance aspect in relation to obesity, body image dissatisfaction as a primary determinant of eating disorders in adolescents
COST Actions Outcomes:
E-mail: loredanarosca@yahoo.com
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