Federica Amati

Federica joins Nesta as a Research Fellow for the healthy life mission.

Dr Federica Amati is a medical scientist and registered nutritionist with a PhD in clinical medicine research.

Dr Amati’s focus is on achieving optimal health throughout the lifecourse with an evidence based, personalised nutrition approach. Her research interests are in the mediterranean diet, pregnancy and infant nutrition, women’s health and the gut microbiome. She continues to lead on research projects in nutrition and public health with Imperial College London and the WHO Collaborating Centre for Education and Training.

Dr Amati is a frequent podcast and talk guest as well as a contributing expert for media outlets including The Times, Financial Times How to Spend It, Vogue, Marie Claire and Grazia. Dr Amati studied Biomedical Sciences with Honors in Pharmacology at the University of Edinburgh, her masters in public health (MPH) at Imperial College London, her MSc in Nutrition for Global Health at LSHTM, and her PhD from Imperial College London.