NadimHaboubi

Professor of Clinical Nutrition and Obesity, University of South Wales

Nadim Haboubi  MD Birmingham, FRCP Edinburgh and London

Professor of Clinical Nutrition and Obesity University of South Wales

Course Director for Diploma/MSc in Obesity and Weight Management, USW

PACES Examiner for the Royal College of Physicians

Chairman of the Welsh Obesity Society

Obesity, Advisor to Welsh Government on the Obesity Pathway

Chairman of the Special Interest Group in Gastroenterology and Nutrition/British Geriatric Society

Honorary Professor of Medicine, Basra Medical School, Iraq

Consultant Physician with an Interest in Gastroenterology, Nutrition and Obesity

Consultant Physician in Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny, South Wales, 1991 to date

Founder member of the British Association of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition – Medical

Member of the European Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

Expert reviewer on NICE Guidelines on Prevention and Management of Obesity 2006

Has a Special Interest in Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Coeliac Disease.

Several national and international presentations and Chairmanship of symposia

Over 60 publications and 2 chapters

MD thesis entitled ‘Small Bowel Bacterial Overgrowth’, achieved 1989, University of Birmingham

Reviewer to the Journals of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Age and Ageing and the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Gastroenterology related articles)

I run the only NHS Multi-disciplinary Specialist Weight Management Clinic (Level 3) in Wales established 2001 to date

National and International Fellow of Specialist Certification of Obesity Professional Education (SCOPE) 2013

Member of Association of Physicians for the Study of Obesity (APSO UK)

Current member of the Working Group of the Royal College of Physicians London – (Action on Obesity).

Chairman of the Bariatric Physician’s Group – Wales.

Led a British Multi-disciplinary Bariatric Team to establish a Bariatric Centre, Baghdad Medical School, Iraq 2012. (Level 3 and Level 4).