• BSc Physical Therapy, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
  • MSc Applied Exercise Physiology, University of Brighton, UK
  • Graduate certificate, Research Methods for Health, University of Aberdeen, UK
  • PhD. Exercise Physiology, Nutrition & Metabolism, University of Bath, UK



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Research Interests & Activity
  • Exercise-induced fatigue
  • Nutrient-exercise interactions to optimise performance, recovery and adaptations
  • Role of nutrition in injury recovery, muscle atrophy and sarcopenia



Dr Abdullah F. Alghannam is currently a Research Scientist II at the Lifestyle and Health Research Center, Health Science Research Center at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University (PNU). He previously worked as an Assistant Professor in Exercise Physiology and Nutrition at Qassim University, Saudi Arabia. He also worked as a post-doctoral researcher in Exercise Physiology and Sports Nutrition at Loughborough University, UK. Dr Alghannam is a fellow of the American College of Nutrition and the Royal Society for Public Health. He has numerous publications in prestigious journals in the field of Sports Medicine, such as Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise and the International Journal of Sports Medicine, in addition to serving as a reviewer in multiple leading scientific journals such as Sports Medicine and Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise