Maximiliano Müller completed his bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Science at the Universidad de Chile in 2015. In 2016 he was awarded a scholarship by the Chilean Government to perform a PhD program abroad. He recently obtained his PhD from The University of Queensland in May of 2021. During Maximiliano’s PhD studies under the supervision of Prof. Eugeni Roura at QAAFI, he investigated the effects of amino acids on appetite and the gastrointestinal mechanisms involved these processes in pigs. Maximiliano has been awarded two Best Student Oral Presentation: International Symposium Digestive Physiology Pigs 2018 and National Conference of Chemosensory Science 2017.