Source: HMGU

Carla Harris
Research Fellow

Phone: +49 89 3187-2706
Building/Room: 56/130

Group: Allergic Disease Epidemiology


  • 02/2014 - 07/2017: PhD student at Helmholtz Zentrum München, Institute of Epidemiology I, and Medical Faculty of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
  • 2012 – 2013: Maastricht University (NL), M.Sc. in "Sports and Physical Activity Interventions"
  • 2008 – 2012: University of Glasgow (UK), B.Sc. Hons. in "Physiology, Sports Science and Nutrition"

Work Experience:

  • Since 08/2017: Research Fellow at the Dr. von Hauner Children’s Hospital, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

Current Research:

  • The interplay of diet, physical activity, and endogenous metabolism in relation to early markers of chronic disease
  • Functional gastrointestinal disorders and their association with dietary intake and other possible determinants
  • Changes in dietary intake during puberty and selected determinants
  • Associations of dietary intake with health outcomes (e.g. overweight/obesity) and other health-related lifestyle factors in the GINI/LISA studies