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Noora Alrasheid

DR. Noora Alrasheid

Noora is a bariatrician working in Food and Nutrition administration and running bariatric nutritional management clinic in Mubarak hospital.  Noora had obtained a master degree in clinical nutrition from Roehampton University, UK and PhD degree in adipokines and metabolism from University College London, UK.  During her PhD, she focused on glucagon –like peptide 1 (GLP-1) a satiety gut hormones and the effect of different bariatric surgery on the production of GLP-1, insulin, leptin and adiponectin also she investigated the effect of obesity on different metabolic biomarkers (insulin, glucose, GLP-1, leptin and adiponectin) in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

M.D (Arabian gulf university, Bahrain)
Diploma in Naturopathic Nutrition (The college of Naturopathic & complementary Medicine, United Kingdom)
Msc Clinical Nutrition (Roehampton University, United Kingdom)
PhD Adipokines and metabolism (University College London, United Kingdom)

Al-Rasheid, N., Gray, R., Sufi, P., Marina-Gonzalez, N, Al-Sayrafi, M., Atherton, E., Mohamed-Ali, V, Chronic elevation of systemic glucagon-like Peptide-1 following surgical weight loss: association with nausea and vomiting and effects on adipokines. Obes Surg, 2015 25(2): p. 386-91

Area of interest
Nutritional management  prior to and following bariatric surgery
Effect of bariatric surgery on weight loss, gut hormones and adipokines
Causes and treatment of weight regain after bariatric surgery
The relationship between inflammation associated-obesity and nutritional intake