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  • Otto Westphal, docent och överläkare, Centrum för pediatrisk tillväxtforskning, Sahlgrenska akademin, Göteborgs universitet

Tidigare sakkunniga

  • John Cooper, specialist i allmänmedicin och invärtes medicin, Medicinsk avdelning, Centralsjukhuset i Rogaland, Stavanger
  • Stein Vaaler, överläkare Dr med., Center för Klinisk Epidemiologi, Rikshospitalet, Universitetet i Oslo