Mumtaz Begum

Mumtaz Begum

PhD Candidate

Adelaide Medical School

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

I am a Research Fellow in the Discipline of General Practice, Adelaide Medical School, The University of Adelaide. During PhD, I studied the epidemiology of type 1 diabetes in South Australian children, using linked administrative datasets from the Early Childhood Health and Development project database. I have background in nutrition, international health, and epidemiology. I am interested in child health, perinatal epidemiology, type 1 diabetes, nutrition, and primary health care.

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2020 Research Fellow University of Adelaide
    2018 - 2019 Tutor University of Adelaide
    2007 - 2016 Lecturer in Food and Nutrition University of Peshawar, Peshawar
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2016 - 2020 University of Adelaide Australia PhD
    2012 - 2014 University of Tokyo Japan MHSc (Master of Health Science)
    2003 - 2005 University of Peshawar Pakistan M.Sc Home Economics (Food and Nutrition)
  • Research Interests

  • Memberships

    Date Role Membership Country
    2018 - ongoing Member Australasian Epidemiological Association Australia
    2017 - ongoing Member The Nutrition Society of Australia Australia
    2015 - 2016 British Nutrition Society
    2015 - ongoing Member Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetics Association Pakistan
  • Position: PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 83138147
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  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences, floor 9
  • Room: WS9105.23
  • Org Unit: Public Health

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