- BSc Physical Therapy , Kuwait University
- MPH, Community and Environmental Health, College of Public Health and Health Informatics, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
phone: 011 8244763
Research Interests & Activity
- Physical activity, sedentary behaviour
- Translation and validation of measurements, surveys
Nada began her career as a physical therapist specializing in the area of adult neurological disorders. Her work in the King Saud University Obesity Research Chair as a fitness consultant sparked her interest in obesity and physical activity promotion. This prompted her to attain a master’s in Public Health and began her career as a research epidemiologist in HSRC. As supervisor of the Epidemiology Section in HSRC, she initiated and now oversees the Arabic Health Measures program and is also working on building the Saudi Health Research Bank. She is a founding member of the LHRC.