Jacques Manic, M.D., has been a member of the Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board since 2011.
Manic is an orthopedic specialist in private practice in Bayonne, France. He has a strong background in sports medicine and has been team doctor for the Aviron Bayonnais Rugby Pro since 2006. He has also been a football (soccer) coach for the past two decades.
Manic was in charge of teaching arthroscopy at the Surgery School of the Paris Public Hospitals as well as a serving as nutrition consultant for top athletes during his tenure at Tours University Hospital. He is a member of the French Society of Sports Medicine and a candidate to become a member of the French Society for Nutrition.
Manic was a top level footballer in the French Professional Divisions I and II, was elected best French player in professional Division II in 1977, and a member of the French Olympic football team from 1977 until 1981.
The Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board is made up of leading experts from around the world in the fields of nutrition and health whose role is to educate and train Independent Herbalife Members on the principles of good nutrition, getting regular physical activity, and leading a healthy lifestyle