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Internal Projects

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Title

PI

Co-PIs

Amount

Dates

1         

Examining the adherence to dietary and lifestyle guidelines among pregnant women with Gestational Diabetes in the UAE: Gaps and opportunities

Dr. Hadia Radwan

Health Promotion Research Group members

60,000 AED

2022-2023

2         

Evidence-based Policies to Improve the Uptake of Dietetics Services in Primary Care: The Case of Sharjah

Prof. Farah Naja

 

Dr. Hadia Radwan

 

72,000 AED

2023-2024

3          

Towards evidence-based recommendations for better Health and Wellness of older adults in the United Arab Emirates:

Prof. Wegdan Bani Issa

Health Promotion Research Group members

120,000 AED

2023-2025

4          

Effect of Smart Phone Delivered Health-Based Educational Intervention to Improve Dietary Habits and Body Composition of School Children in the UAE

Dr. Hayder Hasan

 

 

Dr. Hadia Radwan

Dr. Mona Hachem

 

120,000 AED

2022-2024

5          

Promoting the role of community pharmacists in combatting the NCD epidemic in the UAE.

Prof. Farah Naja

Nutrition and Food Research Group Members

196,000 AED

2021-2023

6          

The impact of oral health/dental disease on function, nutrition, and psychosocial well-being in free living UAE nationals aged 65+.

Dr. Nadia Khalifa

Prof. Manal Awad

Dr. Hadia Radwan

78,340 AED

2019-2022

7          

Prevalence and severity of tooth wear among adolescents in the UAE"

Prof. Manal Awad

Dr. Nadia Khalifa Dr. Hadia Radwan

179,800 AED

2019-2023

         

Epidemiological and clinical characteristics associated with COVID-19 severity in hospitalized patients in the UAE: a multicenter retrospective cohort study.

Prof. Basema Sadik

Prof. Manal Awad

145,000 AED

2020-2021

         

Salivary biomarkers of depression in UAE university students undergoing Life Skills Intervention for the treatment of depression".

Dr. Amna Khalid

Dr Rizwan Qaisar

90,000 AED

2023

10      

Rates and correlates of emotional and behavioral disorders among school adolescents in UAE".

Dr. Amna Khalid

NA

26,000 AED

2022-2023

11      

Physical Activity among People with Multiple Sclerosis: Which Clinical Characteristics are Important?

 

Dr. Alham Al-Sharman

 

 

 NA

30,000 AED

2023

12      

Utilization of Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnostic Services in the UAE: An Assessment of Primary Health Care Access

Dr. Heba Hijazi

Mohamad Alameddine, Wegdan Bani Issa, Nabeel AL Yateem, Sara Shorbagi, Amina Al Marzouqi

28,000 AED

2022-2024

13      

Assessing knowledge and attitudes of university students towards elderly people in the Emirate of Sharjah

Prof. Mohamad Alameddine

Tamer Shousha, Heba Hijazi, Wegdan Bani-Issa

24,000 AED

Under review

14      

Physical activity levels Across Different Age Groups: adaptive and maladaptive neurobiological and neurocognitive compensatory consequences

Prof. Ibrahim Moustafa

Tamer Shousha, Ashokan Arumugam, Hayder Hassen

190,000 AED

2023-2025

15      

Cognitive and Neurophysiological Follow-up Study of Individuals Recovered from

COVID-19

Prof. Ibrahim Moustafa

Tamer Shousha, Ashokan Arumugam

75,000

AED

 2022-current

16      

Are accelerometer-measured sedentary and physical activity levels, dietary habits, and sleep duration associated with overweight/obesity among school children in the United Arab Emirates?

Dr. Ashokan

Ibrahim Moustafa,

Tamer Shousha

120,000 AED

2023-2025

17      

National Birth Cohort Study of Preterm Infants in the United Arab Emirates.

Dr. Leila Cheikh Ismail, Prof. Farah Naja

Farah Naja

199,000 AED

2022-2025

18      

Safe, Effective, Healthy, And Technology-assisted Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Amid COVID-19.

Prof. Farah Naja

NA

193,680 AED

2022-2024​



External Projects

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Title

PI

Total Funding

Dates

Funding Organization

1          

The Impact of Inter-Pregnancy Interval on Maternal and Infant Health: A study for Health Policy Actions

Dr. Heba Hijazi

63,000 AED

2021-2023

Deanship of research at Jordan University of Science & Technology

2          

How well do prenatal ultrasound images and clinical data predict the mode of delivery: an analysis to help hospitals containing costs and improving quality.

Dr. Heba Hijazi

22,000 AED

2020-2023

Deanship of research at Jordan University of Science & Technology

 

3          

development of diffuse optical imaging for the diagnosis and monitoring of peripheral artery disease

Dr. Heba Hijazi (

 324,290 AED

2021-2024

Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Amman, Jordan

4          

The Gamification, Artificial Intelligence and mHealth Network for Maternal Health Improvement -The GAIN-MHI Project

Prof. Shadi Saleh (AUB) (PI) and Prof. Mohamad Alameddine (Co-PI)

1,876,800 AED

2020 –2023

International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

         

The effect of satisfaction with work-life balance on mental wellbeing of healthcare professionals in UAE and Oman

Prof. Mohamad Alameddine

149,776 AED

2020 –2023

Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Science

6          

Investigating the means to upscale and standardize school nutrition programs in Dubai: Implications for policy and practice 

Dr. Reem Al-Gurg (PI) and Prof. Mohamad Alameddine (Co-PI)

73,600 AED

2020 –2023

Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Science

7          

Promoting the role community pharmacists in combating the NCD epidemic in the UAE

Prof. Mohamad Alameddine,

Prof. Farah Naja.

300,000 AED

2022 –2024

Modern Pharmaceutical group