A Seminar on ” Obesity: Dietary Habits and Various Treatments”

Tuesday 29/11/2016

The Nutrition Department held a seminar entitled as ” Obesity: Dietary Habits and Various Treatments ” on Tuesday 29/11/2016. The seminar was given by both Dr. Mona Emara, a consultant in Internal Medicine and Bariatrics as well as a Vice- chairman of the Medical Association for the Study and Management of Obesity (MASMO), and Dr. Azza Al-Taweel, a consultant in Bariatrics and a member of MASMO.

The seminar discussed the following points:

  1. Role of diet in metabolism
  2. Clinical pearls in weight management for health.

The seminar was attended by a number of the faculty members, teaching assistance staff and many faculty students. The seminar was under the supervision of Dr. Mervet Mostafa, the leader of the faculty student activities.