Dr. Hanan El-Sayed Badr, MD, MPH, DrPH. Professor of Public Health, High Institute of Public Health, University of Alexandria, Egypt. Currently, working in the Department of Community Medicine & Behavioral Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University. Prof. Badrís research interest area is non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in general and diabetes mellitus in particular. She is focusing her research on risk factors of developing diabetes mellitus and different program interventions that help in preventing its occurrence. Adolescent health is another area of research interest. She believes that unhealthy lifestyle and adopting risky behaviors started early in life and continues to adulthood, where is the onset of NCDs. Prof. Badr trusts that Quality of life of diabetic patients should be the parameter of monitoring the control of diabetes in both type 1 and 2 diabetic patients. She has about forty publications and was the principal investigator and co-investigator in about 53 projects, most of them are funded. She has more than 25 years of experience in research, and most of it was spent in diabetes mellitus research.
Prof. Badrís research interest area is non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in general and diabetes mellitus in particular. Adolescent health is another area of research interest.