Univ. - Prof. Dr. Dr. Barbara Prüller-Strasser, ScDD, MPH

Univ. – Prof. Dr. Dr. Barbara Prüller-Strasser, ScDD, MPH

Faculty Medicine
E-mail barbara.strasser@med.sfu.ac.at
Location Vienna

Field of work

Chair of Nutritional Sciences


Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dr. Barbara Prüller-Strasser
is a sports and health scientist with a focus
on nutritional medicine and public health.
Research stays in Germany (University of
Freiburg), Denmark (University of
Copenhagen) and the USA (Columbia
University, University of Texas at Austin).
She is Chair of Nutritional Sciences at the
Faculty of Medicine of Sigmund Freud
University Vienna and Senior Research
Fellow at the Institute of Epidemiology and
Preventive Medicine at the University of
Regensburg. In addition, she serves as
Principal Investigator of a transnational
Knowledge Platform on Nutrition,
Microbiome and Human Health (JPI -
Research focus:
ageing (sarcopenia),
nutrition, exercise as
Teaching focus:
nutritional medicine,
preventive medicine
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Healthy Diet for Healthy Life), as Associate
Editor for the Journal of Cachexia,
Sarcopenia and Muscle and as Board
Member for the Austrian Working Group for
Clinical Nutrition. She advises sports teams
on sports nutri