Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB)

The Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB) is comprised of leading experts from around the world in nutrition, science, and health. The NAB helps educate and train Herbalife Independent Distributors and, in China, Herbalife sales employees, on leading a healthy, active lifestyle and getting proper nutrition, including the purpose and use of Herbalife® products. NAB experts also stand behind Herbalife® products and facilitate compliance with local governments.

Luigi Gratton, M.D., M.P.H., Vice President, Nutrition Education and Development, is NAB chairman. Other members of the NAB’s highly credentialed team of experts include:

  • Rocio Medina, M.D., Vice President of Worldwide Nutrition Training
  • Lou Ignarro, Ph.D., Nobel* Laureate in Medicine
  • Gary Small, M.D., a prolific scientific author and professor of psychiatry and bio behavioural sciences

* The Nobel Foundation has no affiliation with Herbalife and does not review, approve, or endorse Herbalife® products.


Dr Darren Burges
Dr Darren Burgess

Dr. Darren Burgess is an expert in sports science and nutrition and is the first Australian appointed to the Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB). Dr. Burgess has experience in education and training, having worked as a lecturer in Exercise Science at Australian Catholic University in Sydney and completing his PhD in movement analysis of AFL and Soccer. He has lectured at prestigious Australian Universities and has had multiple papers published in peer review journals. Additionally, Dr. Burgess has spoken at numerous national and international sports medicine conferences.

Dr. Burgess is currently Head of High Performance at Port Adelaide Football (AFL) Club. Prior to this appointment, Dr. Burgess was Head of Fitness and Conditioning at Liverpool Football Club (EPL) and has a background in sports science and fitness coaching for many top Australian national and regional sporting organisations.


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