The research is develop by the International Society of Chocolate, Cocoa in Medicine (ISCHOM), member of The Chocolate Way, and of its Scientific Committee, composed by professors and researchers from all over Europe and the world.
ISCHOM is the only international recognized Society which, thanks to medical studies and research programs developed in the last years, does culture and education about the benefits of cocoa and chocolate in medicine for the healthcare of human beings in different life situations.
The Society animates a community where the culture of cocoa and chocolate is the focal point. The Society has started a constructive debate between its members about cocoa, considering all health- and wellness-related topics. The knowledge, developed with research and debate, are broadcasted and spread through different channels and initiatives.
ISCHOM wants to spread the right indications for a positive use of cocoa and chocolate in the human diet and medicine.
Between ISCHOM and The Chocolate Way there’s an intense partnership on different channels:
The 1° International Congress on Chocolate and Cocoa in Medicine supported by The Chocolate Way, the Accademia dei Maestri Cioccolatieri Italiani, and under the patronage of the International Society of Chocolate, Cocoa in Medicine (ISCHOM) members of The Chocolate Way, was held at Palazzo Borghese in Florence (Italy) from the 25th to 27th September 2014.
The 2° International Congress on Chocolate and Cocoa in Medicine was held in Barcelona on September 24-26th 2015
The 3rd International Congress on Chocolate and Cocoa in Medicine will be held in September in Perugia, during Eurochocolate.