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).