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Emeritus Professor Dr Mohamed Ismail Bin Mohamed Noor


BIOGRAPHY

Dr Ismail Noor is an Emeritus Professor in Nutrition at the Faculty of Hospitality, Food and Leisure Management, Taylor’s University. Previously, he served UKM for 35 years (1976-2011). His major research interest includes energy requirements, obesity, nutritional status of selected population groups including sports nutrition and food composition database for Malaysia. He has published more than 100 scientific papers locally and internationally.

 He was a member, WHO Consultation on Obesity, Geneva, May 1997, FAO/WHO/UNU Expert Consultation on Energy in Human Nutrition, FAO, Rome, October 2001, WHO Expert consultation on appropriate BMI for Asian populations, Singapore, July 2002.

 Currently, he is the President of Asia-Oceania Association for the study of Obesity (AOASO) 2014-2018, and President MASO (1996-2017), Vice-President, Nutrition Society of Malaysia (1996-2016), Chairman, Technical working group on Nutritional Guidelines for Malaysia, NCCFN (1994-present) and member of numerous committees of MOH.

 He was the Founder Editor of the Malaysian Journal of Nutrition (1995-1999) and had served as Editorial Board member, International Journal of Food Science & Nutrition (UK) 1992-1999, The International Journal of Applied and Basic Nutritional Sciences (USA) 1996-2000, Annals of Nutrition & Metabolism, (Switzerland) 2000- 2004, British Journal of Nutrition (2000- 2005), Obesity Research Clinical Practice Journal (2006-2012) and Nutrition and Diabetes (2013-present)

He is a Fellow, Nutrition Society of Malaysia FNSM (2000), Fellow Malaysian Oil Scientists and Technologists FMOSTA (2002), Fellow, Malaysian Scientific Associations FMSA (2003), Fellow, International Union of Nutritional Sciences, FIUNS (2005), Fellow, Academy of Sciences Malaysia, FASc (2006), Kesatria Malaysia by MOT (2012) and Foreign Correspondence Member, French Academy of Medicine (2017). He was conferred Emeritus Professor in Nutrition by UKM in 2014.

 


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Head, Internal Auditor - Malaysian Research Assessment (MyRA), Taylors University, 01/11/2017 to present
  • Professorial Appointment Committee Member, Taylor's University, 23/08/2018 to present
  • Professor II, Faculty of Hospitality, Food & Leisure Management, 24/11/2014 to 31/12/2018
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Human Nutrition, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON, United Kingdom
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE LYALLPUR, Pakistan
  • Masters in Food Science, UNIVERSITY OF READING, United Kingdom
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Nutrition Society of Malaysia (NSM), Vice-President, 2018 to present (National)
  • Malaysian Association for the study of Obesity (MASO), President, 2017 to 2019 (National)
  • World Obesity Federation (WOF), Vice-President, 2014 to 2018 (International)
  • Asia-Oceania Associations for the study of Obesity (AOASO), President, 2014 to 2018 (International)
  • International Association for the study of Obesity (IASO), Secretary-General, 2010 to 2014 (International)
  • International Association for the study of Obesity (IASO), Deputy Secretary, 2009 to 2010 (International)
  • Confederation of Science and Technology Malaysia (COSTAM), President, 2008 to 2009 (National)
  • Confederation of Science and Technology Malaysia (COSTAM), Deputy President, 2006 to 2007 (National)
  • Malaysian Senior Scientists Association (MSSA), Secretary-General, 2005 to 2006 (National)
  • Asia-Oceania Associations for the study of Obesity (AOASO), Vice-President, 2002 to 2006 (International)
  • Confederation of Science and Technology Malaysia (COSTAM), Vice-President, 2000 to 2006 (National)
  • Malaysian Association for the study of Obesity (MASO), Life member, Since 1999 (National)
  • IInternational Association for the study of Obesity (IASO) , National Representative , 1998 to 2019 (International)
  • International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS), Council Member, 1997 to 2001 (International)
  • Malaysian Society of Health (MSH), President, 1995 to 1996 (National)
  • Federation of Asian Nutrition Societies (FANS), Immediate Past President, 1995 to 1999 (International)
  • Nutrition Sociiety of Malaysia (NSM), President, 1994 to 1996 (National)
  • Federation of Asian Nutrition Societies (FANS), President, 1993 to 1995 (International)
  • Malaysian Society of Health (MSH), Vice-President, 1992 to 1994 (National)
  • Federation of Asian Nutrition Societies (FANS), Secretary-General, 1991 to 1993 (International)
  • Malaysian Society of Health (MSH), Secretary-General, 1986 to 1987 (National)
  • Nutrition Society of Malaysia (NSM), Life member, Since 1986 (National)
  • Nutrition Society of Malaysia (NSM), Vice-President, 1985 to 1993 (National)
  • Veterinary Association Malaysia (VAM), Secretary-General, 1984 to 1987 (National)
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Obesity (Body composition, physical activity)
  • Nutrition Transition (Nutritional status of selected population groups e.g Armed Forces, Elite Athletes)
  • Nutritional Databases (Recommended Nutrient Intakes, Food Compositon database)
  • Nutrient Requirement (Energy Requirements)
RESEARCH INTEREST
(Research Area)
  • Energy requirements, body composition, obesity, nutritional status of selected population, protein transition, food barometer, Food EPI, community intervention programme
TEACHING
(Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Month/Year)
  • Nutrition and Public Health Issues, Master Degree, Taylor's University (02/2017)
  • Research Development and Communication, Post- Grads (MSc and PhD) , Taylor's University (02/2017)
  • Nutrition and Public Health Issues, Master Degree, Taylor's University (07/2016)
  • Research Development and Communication, Post-Grads (MSc & PhD), Taylor's University (08/2016)
  • Nutrition and Public Health Issues, Master Degree, Taylor's University (02/2016)
  • Research Development and Communication, Post-Grads (MSc & PhD), Taylor's University (02/2016)
  • Nutrition Policy and Food Security, Bachelor Degree (10/2016)
  • Nutrition Policy and Food Security, Bachelor Degree (10/2015)
  • Research Development and Communication, Post-Grads (MSc & PhD), Taylor's University (08/2015)
  • Research Development and Communication, Post Grads (MSc & PhD), Taylor's University (02/2015)
  • Nutrition and Public Health Issues, Master Degree, Taylor's University (07/2015)
  • Nutrition and Public Health Issues, Master Degree, Taylor's University (02/2015)
  • Nutrition Policy and Food Security, Bachelor Degree (10/2014)
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Book
2018
  • Food-Environment Policy Index (Food-EPI) Benchmarking Current Policies and Determining Priorities for future Policies for the Malaysian Government (2016-2017)
2017
  • Recommended Nutrient intakes (RNI) for Malaysia (2017). A report of the Technical Working Group on Nutritional Guidelines NCCFN, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya. Ismail MN (Chief Editor)
2016
  • Norimah et al (2016). Nutrition Research Priorities in Malaysia - For 11th. Malaysia Plan (2016-2020). Technical Working Group on Nutrition Research, National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition (NCCFN), Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya
2013
  • Malaysian Dietary Guidelines for Children and Adolescents (2013) (Eds: Ismail MN et al), National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya.
  • Prioritizing Food Policy Options to reduce Obesity in Malaysia (2013) Eds: Ismail MN et al) Academy of Sciences Malaysia Advisory Report 4/2013.
2010
  • Malaysian Dietary Guidelines (2010). (Eds: Ismail MN et al), National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya.
2006
  • Nutritional status and dietary habits of primary school children in Peninsular Malaysia (2006). Ismail MN. Norimah AK, Poh BK, Ruzita AT, Nik Mazlan M, Zakiah MS. Ismail MN (ed), UKM/Nestle, Kuala Lumpur, pp71.
2005
  • Strategy for the Prevention of Obesity in Malaysia 2005. Ismail MN, Poh BK, Zawiah H (eds) Malaysian Association for the study of Obesity & Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya, pp86.
  • Recommended Nutritent Intakes for Malaysia. 2005. Ismail MN, Tee ES & Khor GL (eds.). National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Putrajaya. pp207.
2004
  • Clinical Practice Guidelines on Management of Obesity. 2004. (Panel member & Editor). MASO/AMM/MEMS initiative. Kuala Lumpur. pp58.
2000
  • Food of ASEAN. 2000. Ismail MN. (Chief Editor) ASEAN COCI (Culture) Publication series 6, ASEAN Committee on Culture and Information, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. pp173.
1999
  • Malaysian Dietary Guidelines. 1999. Ismail MN, et al (eds), National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. pp50.
1997
  • Nutrient Composition of Malaysian Foods. 1997. Tee ES, Ismail MN, Nasir MA, Khatijah I. (eds), Institute for Medical Research, Kuala Lumpur. pp299.
Article in Journals
2018
  • See Hoe, Ng, Boyd Swinburn, Bridget Kelly, Stefanie Vandevijvere, Heather Yeatman. Mohd Ismail Noor and Tilakavati Karupaiah (2018). Extent of implementation of food environment policies by the Malaysian Government: gaps and priority recommendations. Public Health Nutrition doi:10.1017/S1368980018002379 (ISI-Indexed)
     
2016
  • Fournier T, Tibere L, Laporte C, Mognard E, Ismail MN, Sharif SP and Poulain JP (2016). Eating patterns and prevalence of obesity. Lessons learned from the Malaysian Food Barometer. Appetite 107:362-371 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lee S.T., Wong J.E., Ong W.W., Ismail M.N., Deurenberg P., Poh B.K. (2016). Physical Activity Pattern of Malaysian Preschoolers: Environment, Barriers, and Motivators for Active Play. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 28, pp.21S-34S (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rasaei B., Talib R.A., Noor M.I., Karandish M., Karim N.A. (2016). Simultaneous coffee caffeine intake and sleep deprivation alter glucose homeostasis in Iranian men: A randomized crossover trial. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 25(4), pp.729-739 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lee ST, Wong JE, Ong WW, Ismail MN, Deurenberg P and Poh BK. (2016). Physical activity pattern of Malaysian preschoolers:Environment, barriers and motivators for active play. Asia- Pacific J Public Health. doi:10.1077/1010539516638155 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Noradilah M.J., Ang Y.N., Kamaruddin N.A., Deurenberg P., Ismail M.N., Poh B.K. (2016). Assessing Body Fat of Children by Skinfold Thickness, Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis, and Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry: A Validation Study among Malay Children Aged 7 to 11 Years. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 28, pp.74S-84S (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2015
  • See Hoe Ng, Bridget Kelly, Chee Hee Se, Sharmela Sahathevan, Karuthan Chinna, Mohd Noor Ismail and Tilakavati Karupaiah (2015). Reading the mind of children in response to food advertising: a cross-sectional study of Malaysian schoolchildren’s attitudes towards food and beverages advertising on television. BMC Public Health (2015) 15:1047 DOI 10.1186/s12889-015-2392-z. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Noor M.I. (2015). Obesity epidemic in Asia: Issues and challenges. Journal of Nutritional Science and Vitaminology 61, pp.S212- (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Norsham Shamsuddin, Poh Bee Koon, Syed Zulkifli Syed Zakaria, Mohd Ismail Noor and Rahman Jamal (2015). Reliability and Validity of Malay Language Version of International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ-M) among the Malaysian Cohort Participants. International Journal of Public Health Research, Vol 5 No 2:643-653. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Jean-Pierre Poulain, Wendy Smith, Cyrille Laporte, Laurence Tibère, Mohd Noor Ismail, Elise Mognard, Marcella Aloysius, Ari Ragavan Neethiahnanthan and Amri Baharuddin Shamsul (2015). Studying the consequences of modernization on ethnic food patterns: Development of the Malaysian Food Barometer (MFB). Anthropology of Food. URL: http://aof.revues.org/7735 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Behrouz Rasaei, Ruzita Abd Talib, Mohd Ismail Noor, Majid Karandish, Norimah A Karim (2015). The simultaneous effects of coffee caffeine intake and sleep deprivation on metabolic biomarkers related to glucose homeostasis among Iranian adult men: a randomized crossover trial. Asia. Pac. J Clin Nutr: doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092015.46. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Lee ST, Wong JE, Nik Shanita S, Mohd Ismail Noor. Deurenberg P, Poh BK (2014). Daily Physical Activity and Screen Time, but not other Sedentary Activities are Associated with Measures of Obesity during Childhood. International Journal of Environment Research and Public Health. 01/2014; 12(1):146-161. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph 120100146. (ISI-Indexed)
2014
  • Bridget Kelly, Lana Hebden, Lesley King, Yang Xiao, Yang Yu, Gengsheng He, Lianli Li, Lingxia Zeng, Hamam Hadi, Tilakavati Karupaiah, Ng See Hoe, Mohd Ismail Noor, Jihyun Yoon, Hyogyoo Kim. Children’s exposure to food advertising on free-to-air television: an Asia- Pacific perspective. Health Promotion International. 07/2014; [doi:10.1093/heapro/dau055]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Pei Nee Chong, Christinal Pey Wen Teh,, Bee Koon Poh & Mohd Ismail Noor. Etiology of Obesity Over the Life Span: Ecological and Genetic Highlights from Asian Countries. Curr Obes Rep (2014) [doi: 10.1007/s13679-013-0088-1] (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Kolsoom Parvaneh, Bee Koon Poh, Majid Hajifaraji, Mohd Noor Ismail. Sleep deprivation is related to obesity and low intake of energy and carbohydrates among working Iranian adults: a cross sectional study. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition 01/2014; 23(1):84-90. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • See H. Ng , Bridget Kelly, Chee H. Se, Karuthan Chinna, Mohd Jamil Sameeha, Shanhi Krishnasamy, Mohd Noor Ismail and Tilakavati Karupaiah. Obesogenic television food advertising to children in Malaysia: sociocultural variations. Glob Health Action 2014, 7: 25169 -http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v7.25169 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2013
  • SY Tan, BK Poh, MH.Nadrah, N A Jannah, J. Rahman & MN Ismail (2013). Nutritional status and dietary intake of children with acute leukaemia during induction or consolidation chemotherapy. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, 1-11. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan SY, Poh BK, Chong HX, Ismail MN, Rahman J, Zarina AL, Eni Juraida AR, Tahir A, Ruzita AT, Roslee R, Nik Shanita S, Hamidah A, Shah MIH, Norimah AK (2013) Physical activity of pediatric patients with acute leukemia undergoing induction or consolidation chemotherapy. Leukemia Research 27:14-20. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Somayyeh Firouzi, Bee Koon Poh. Mohd Noor Ismail & Aidin Sadeghilar (2013). Sleep habits, food intake, and physical activity levels in normal and overweight and obese Malaysian children. Obesity Research & Clinical Practice. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orcp.2012.12.001 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Xiao Chuan Lau, Kar Hau Chong, Bee Koon Poh & Mohd Noor Ismail (2013). Physical Activity, Fitness and the Energy Cost of Activities: Implications for Obesity in Children and Adolescents in the Tropic. Advances in Food and Nutrition Research, Volume 70; 50-101. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-416555-7.00002-3 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nimah Bahreini, Mohd Ismail Noor , Poh Bee Koon, Ruzita Abd Talib, Syarif Husin Lubis, Marjan Ganjali Dashti, Amin Salehi-Abargouei & Ahmad Esmaillzadeh. Weight status among Iranian adolescents: Comparison of four different criteria. J Res Med Sci 2013;18:641-646. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Razalee S, Poh BK & Ismail MN. Pengetahuan pemakanan dan pengambilan suplemen dalam kalangan anggota tentera laut diraja Malaysia. Sains Malaysiana 42 (8)(2013):1181-1190. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Siti Haslinda Mohd Din, Poh Bee Koon, Mohd Ismail Noor, Christiani Jeya K. Henry & Emmanuel Lesaffre. Predicting the Basal Metabolic Rate in Adolescents: A Correlated (Re)-Analysis. MATEMATIKA, 2013, Volume 29, Number 1, 19–32. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Yeow Nyin Ang, Bee Suan Wee, Bee Koon Poh & Mohd Noor Ismail (2013). Multifactorial Influences of Childhood Obesity. Curr Obes Rep 2:10–22 [doi] 10.1007/s13679-012-0042-7. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Somayyeh Firouzi, Poh Bee Koon, Mohd Ismail Noor and Aidin Sadeghilar (2013). Sleep pattern and sleep disorders among a sample of Malaysian children. Sleep and Biological Rhythms © 2013 Japanese Society of Sleep Research, 1-9 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2012
  • Wong JE, Poh BK, Nik Shanita S, Izham MM, Chan KQ, Tai MD, Ng WW, Ismail MN (2012) Predicting basal metabolic rates in Malaysian adult elite Athletes. Singapore Med J 53(11):744-749. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Razalee Sedek*, Poh Bee Koon and Ismail Mohd Noor.(2012). Relationship between Body Composition, Smoking and Physical Fitness of Malaysian Armed Forces Naval Trainees. Open Access Scientific Reports 1:548 doi:10.4172/scientificreports.548. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2011
  • Liu A, Bryne NM, Kagawa M, Ma G, Kijboonchoo K, Nasreddine L, Poh BK, Ismail MN, Hill AP (2011). Ethnic differences in body fat distribution among Asian pre-pubertal children: A cross-sectional multicenter study. BMC Public Health. 11:500. [doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-500]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wee BS, Poh BK, Bulgiba A, Ismail MN, Ruzita AT, Hills AP (2011).Risk of metabolic syndrome among children living in metropolitan Kuala Lumpur. A case control study. BMC Public Health. 11:333. [doi. 10.1186/1471-2458- 11-333]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Liu A, Byrne NM, Ma G, Nasreddine L, Trinidad TP, Kijboonchoo K, Ismail MN, Kagawa M, Poh BK, Hills AP (2011). Validation of bioelectrical impedance analysis, for total body water assessment against the deuterium dilution technique in Asian children. Eur. J Clin Nutr, Epub ahead of print on 6 2011. [doi:10.1038/ejcn.2011.122] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Liu A, Byrne, NM,Kagawa M, Ma G, Poh BK, Ismail MN, Kijboonchoo K, Nasreddine L, Trinidad TP, Hills AP (2011). Ethnic differences in the relationship of body mass index and percentage body fat among Asian children from different backgrounds. Br. J Nutr. Available on CJO doi:10.1017/S0007114511001681]. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Poh BK, Jannah AN, Chong LK, Ruzita AT, Ismail MN, McCarthy HD (2011). Waist Circumference percentiles for Malaysian children and adolescents aged 6.0-16.9 years. Internat. J Pead Obesity, 6:229-235. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mahenderan A, Ammu KR, Kalavathy R, Abu Bakar AM, Ismail MN, Nik Shanita S, Karuthan C, Poh BK (2011). Modulation of interferon gamma response through orally administered bovine colostrums in active adolescent boys. Biomedical Research, 22(1):18-22. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Kee CC, Lim KH, Sumarni MG, Ismail MN, Poh BK, Amal NM (2011). Physical activity and sedentary behavior among adolescents in Petaling District, Selangor, Malaysia. Mal J Med & Hlth. Sc. 7(1):83-93. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2010
  • Norimah AK, Hwong CS, Liew WC, Ruzita AT, Siti Saadiah HN, Ismail MN (2010).The understanding of five key messages of the newly proposed Malaysian Dietary Guidelines among adults. Mal J Nutr. 16 (1):113-124. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Lee CL, Norimah AK, Ismail MN (2010) Energy intake and not macronutrients composition is associated with overweight and obesity in Malay women from Klang Valley. Mal J Nutr. 16(2):251-260. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Quah YV, Poh BK, Ismail MN (2010). Metabolic syndrome based on IDF criteria in a sample of normal weight and obese school children. Mal J. Nutr. 16(2):207-217. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Tan SY, Poh BK, Jamal R, Ismail MN (2010). Predicting energy requirement of pediatric patients with disease: which methods are appropriate? Pediatric Health, 4(5):479-489. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Razalee S, Poh BK, Ismail MN (2010). Predictive equation for estimating the basal metabolic rate of Malaysian Armed Forces naval trainees. Sing. Med J, 51(8):635-640. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Razalee S, Poh BK, Ismail MN (2010). Body mass index and body composition among Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) personnel. J. of Defense and Security 1(1):65-82
2009
  • Quah YV, Poh BK and Ismail MN (2009). The female athlete triad among elite Malaysian athletes: Prevalence and associated factors. Asia Pac.J. Clin Nutr 18(2):200-208. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2008
  • Tilakavati K, Chinna K, Mee LH, Mei LS, Ismail MN (2008). What’s on Malaysian Television? A survey on food advertising targeting children. Asia Pac.J. Clin Nutr, 17(3): 483-491. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2007
  • Ruzita AT, Wan Azdie MAB, Ismail MN (2007). The effectiveness of nutrition education programme for primary school children. Mal. J Nutr. 13(1):45-54 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2006
  • Poh BK, Hoon SP, Norimah AK, Ismail MN (2006). Pengetahuan pengurusan berat badan di kalanagan wanita bekerja di Kuala Lumpur. Jurnal Sains Kesihatan Malaysia, 4(1):71-78. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2005
  • Henry CJK, Webster-Gandy JD, Poh BK, Ismail MN (2005). Resting metabolic rate in a sample of girls in Malaysia and England. Am. J Hum Biol. 17(6):818-820. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Razali MS, Ismail MN (2005). A low cost and simple to operate human calorimeter for the measurement of daily energy expenditure in the developing countries. J Sc & Tech in the Tropics, 1(2):95-101. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2004
  • WHO Expert Consultation – Barba C, Cavalli-Sforza, Ismail MN et al. (2004). Appropriate body-mass index for Asian populations and its implications for policy and intervention strategies. Lancet 2004; 363:157-163. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ismail MN (2004) Obesity: Prevalence and metabolic studies in Malaysia. Sc & Tech Malaysia, 10:27-36 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Wan Azdie MAB, Ruzita AT, Ismail MN (2004) Changes in nutrition knowledge, attitude and practice in 8-year-old children after receiving nutrition education. Mal J Nutr, 10(1):76-79. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2003
  • Ismail MN, Poh BK, Zawiah H, Henry CJK (2003) New predictive equations for estimation of basal metabolic rates of adolescents: Tropics versus Temperate. In: Modern Aspects of Nutrition : Present knowledge and future perspectives, vol 56 :250-253. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2002
  • Nawawi H, Norimah AK, Ismail MN, Fatimah A, Khan R, Yusoff K (2002). Current status of coronary risk factors among rural Malays in Malaysia. J. Cardiovascular Risks, 9:13-17 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ismail MN (2002). The nutrition and health transition in Malaysia. Public Health Nutr. 5(1):191-195. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ismail MN, Chee SS, Nawawi H, Yusoff K, Lim TO, James WPT (2002). Obesity in Malaysia. Obesity Reviews, 3:203-208. (ISI-Indexed)
1999
  • Poh BK, Ismail MN, Zawiah H, Henry CJK (1999). Predictive equations for the estimation of basal metabolic rates in Malaysian adolescents. Mal J Nutr, 5:1-14. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Reeves S, Poh BK, Brown M, Tizzard N, Ismail M(1999). Anthropometric measurements and body composition of English and Malaysian footballers. Mal J Nutr. 5(1):79=86. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1998
  • Ismail MN, Ng KK, Chee SS, Roslee R, Zawiah H (1998) Predictive equations for the estimation of basal metabolic rates in Malaysian adults. Mal J Nutr, 4:81-90. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Chee SS, Ismail MN, Ng KK, Zawiah H (1998) Food intake assessment of adults in rural and urban areas from four selected regions in Malaysia. Mal. J. Nutr. 3:91-102. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1997
  • Ismail MN, Wan Nudri WD, Zawiah H (1997) Energy expenditure studies to predict requirements of selected national athletes. Mal. J. Nutr. 3:71-81 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Wan Nudri WD, Ismail MN, Zawiah H (1997) Physical characteristics and dietary intake of Malaysian national basketball players. Int. Med. Res. J. 1:49-54. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1996
  • Poh BK, Zawiah H, Ismail MN, Henry CJK (1996) Changes in body weight, dietary intake and activity pattern of adolescents during Ramadan. Mal. J. Nutr. 2:1-10. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Chee SS, Zawiah H, Ismail MN, Ng KK (1996) Anthropometry, dietary patterns and nutrient intakes of Malaysian estate workers. Mal. J. Nutr. 2: 112-126. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Wan Nudri WD, Ismail MN, Zawiah H (1996) Anthropometric measurement and body composition of selected national athletes. Mal. J. Nutr. 2:138-147. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ismail MN, Isa M, Janudin A (1996) Energy requirements of Malaysian soldiers in a base camp. Mal. J. Nutr. 2:168-174. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1995
  • Ismail MN, Zawiah H, Chee SS, Ng KK (1995) Prevalence of obesity and chronic energy deficiency (CED) in adult Malaysians. Mal.J.Nutr 1:1-9. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ismail MN, Wan Nudri WD, Zawiah H (1995) Daily energy intake, energy expenditure and activity patterns of selected Malaysian sportsmen. Mal. J. Nutr. 1:141-149. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1994
  • Dulloo AG, Henry CJK, Ismail MN, Jacquet J, Girardier L (1994). Predisposition to obesity in humans: an evolutionary advantage turned deleterious. Internat. J. Fd. Sc. Nutr. 45(3):159-169. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tame S, Henry CJK, Poh BK, Noor MI (1994) The relationship between growth, basal metabolic rate (BMR) and the initiation of puberty. Human Biol. 25:535-553. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zawiah H. and Ismail MN (1994) Energy intake and activity pattern during pregnancy in relation to infant birth weight. Asia Pac. J. Public Health, 7(1): 34-38. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1993
  • Ismail MN (1993) Evaluation of energy requirement for Malaysia. Food Nutr. Bull. 14(4):350-356. (ISI-Indexed)
1992
  • Ismail MN (1992) Malnutrition and food consumption patterns in Malaysia. Internat. J. Fd. Sc. Nutr. 43:69-78. (ISI-Indexed)
1988
  • Dulloo AG, Ismail MN, Ryall M, Melas G, Geissler CA, Miller DS (1988). A low-budget and easy-to-operate room respirometer for measuring daily energy expenditure in man. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 48:1367-1374 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ismail MN, Wong TS, Zawiah H (1988) Anthropometric and food intake studies amongst Semai children. J. Mal. Soc. Hlth. 6:19-25. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1986
  • Ismail MN, Dulloo AG, Miller DS (1986) Genetic and dietary influences on the levels of diet-induced thermogenesis and energy balance in adult mice. Ann. Nutr. Metab. 30:189-195. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Geissler CA, Dzumbira TMO, Ismail MN (1986) Validation of a field technique for the measurement of energy expenditure: factorial method versus continuous respirometery. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 44:596-602. (ISI-Indexed)
1985
  • 3. Ismail MN, Miller DS (1985). A simple and inexpensive respirometer for energy expenditure studies in man. Asean Fd. J. 1(4):170–172. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Zawiah H, Norlida MD, Ismail MN (1985) Prevalence of malnutrition amongst preschool children in the FELDA scheme. J. Mal. Soc. Hlth. 5(1): 85-88. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ismail MN (1985) Intrastrain differences in young rats fed on cafeteria diet as determined by calorimeter and comparative carcass techniques. PERTANIKA 8(2):187-195. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ismail MN (1985) Genetic and dietary influences on energy balance and diet-induced thermogenesis in adult rats. Sains Malaysiana 14(3):325 - 336. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1984
  • Noor, M.I., Bernes, R.G., Bressani, R., Elias, L.G. (1984). The complementation effects of dietary protein or ungerminated and germinated mung bean with rice. Arch Latinoamer Nutr. XXXIV (2):365–375. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1980
  • Noor, M.I., Bressani, R., Elias, L.G. (1980). Changes in chemical and bochemical components, proteins quality and digestibility of mung bean during germination and cooking. Qual. Plant Food Hum. Nutr, 30:135-144 (ISI-Indexed)
Policy Paper
2017
  • Mohd Ismail Noor, Poh Bee Koon, Tee E Siong & Khor Geok Lin (2017). Ismail et al (Eds). Introduction to RNI 2017. In: Recommended Nutrient Intakes for Malaysia. National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition (NCCFN), Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya. pp523
     
  • Poh Bee Koon, Mohd Ismail Noor, Hazizi Abu Saad & Tan Sue Yee (2017). Ismail et al (Eds). Chapter 1: Energy. In: Recommended Nutrient Intakes for Malaysia 2017. National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition (NCCFN) Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya. pp14-45
     
2016
  • Mohd Ismail Noor, Poh Bee Koon, Hazizi Abu Saad. Jean Pierre Poulain, Mohd Yazid Jalaludin, Nazli Suhardi & Siti Shuhailah Rahim (2016). Research Priority Area 5: Overweight and Obesity. In: Nutrition Research Priorities in Malaysia for 11th. Malaysian Plan (2016-2020). National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition (NCCFN) Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya. pp114
2013
  • Mohd Ismail Noor, Poh Bee Koon, Mohd Yazid Jalaludin & Rasyedah Ahmad Raqi (2013). Prioritizing Food Policy Options to reduce Obesity in Malaysia. ASM Advisory Report 4/2013, Academy of Sciences Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. pp54.
     
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Improving healthy energy balance- and obesity-related behaviours among preschoolers in Malaysia: feasibility of adapting the ToyBox-Study, Co-researcher, 2018 to 2019 (International)
  • Therapeutic mechanistic approach using arjunolic, chebulinic acid, and polymethoxy flavones in the management of obesity and characterization of microbiome in obesity related colorectal cancer., Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Battle of the Bulge: Environmental and individual perspective studies, Programme Leader, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Asian Food Barometer, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Satiety-enhancing and satiation-enhancing Food and Beverage model development as weight management regime in Asian population , Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Innovative technique in studying contextual eating behaviour/Experimental platform for studying behavioural and social interaction., Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Shaping and promoting a healthy lifestyle through real-time monitoring technology and food legislation, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Asian Food Barometer, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Therapeutic Mechanistic Approach Using Arjunolic, Chebulinic Acid and Polymethoxy Flavones in the Management of Obesity, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Satiety-enhancing and satiation-enhancing food and beverage model development as weight management regime in Asian population, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Innovative technique in studying contextual eating behaviour, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Shaping and promoting a healthy lifestyle through real-time monitoring technology and food legislation, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2022 (Taylor's University)
  • Socio-Cultural and Economic Research in Protein Transition in SE Asia: Focus on Malaysia and Indonesia (SCRiPT) , Co-researcher, 2017 to 2019 (International)
  • International Associated Laboratory on Food, Cultures and Health: LIA Food, Cultures & Health, Co-researcher, 2016 to 2019 (International)
  • Towards a model of concerted and participative food heritage touristic valorization process: Kelabit indigenous community, Sarawak, Co-researcher, 2015 to 2017 (National)
EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Food Environment Policy Index Expert Rating (FEER) Workshop, 2017 to 2019 (Project)
SUPERVISION
(Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Academic Level),(Role)
COMPLETED
  • Body composition and energy expenditure in adolescents and its association with metabolic syndrome, Wee Bee Suan, PhD/ Doctoral  (Co-supervisor (External))
  • Amalan pemberian makanan bayi dan kanak kanak bawah dua tahun dalam kalangan kaum Penan di pedalaman Sarawak, Bong Mee Wan, Master by Research  (Co-supervisor (External))
  • Consumer's Choice and Intake of Refined and Whole-meal Bread in Klang Valley, Malaysia, WOO WAN YEE  (Main Supervisor)
ONGOING
  • Noor Hafizah Yatiman, PhD/ Doctoral  (Co-supervisor (External))
  • KREMLASEN NAIDOO  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • SIA CHIN CHIN  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • KHADIDJA CHEKIMA  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
PRESENTATION
(Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Obesity in Malaysia, Action Initiative Round table Meeting: Obesity on the Agenda, Ending the Global Obesity Epidemic, 11/04/2018 to 11/04/2018, World Obesity Federation (International)
  • Obesity Malaysian And Asian Contexts: Perspectives and Evolution, From Interdisciplinary Dialogue to Transdisciplinary Research on Obesity , 22/11/2017 to 22/11/2017, LIA-CNRS Food, Cultures and Health , Taylor's University, Malaysia and Toulouse University, France (International)
  • Experience of hosting International Congress on Obesity (ICO 2014) and its impact on obesity policy in Malaysia, International Conference on Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome, (ICOMES) 2017, , 31/08/2017 to 03/09/2017, Korean Obesity Society (KSSO), (International)
  • Experiential Learning from A Leader from Academia, Malaysia Nutrition Leadership Programme,, 04/08/2017 to 07/08/2017, Nutrition Society of Malaysia,  (National)
PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Combating Obesity in the Emerging Economies: Malaysian Perspectives., UNU-IIGH International Conference - Obesity Crisis in South East Asia: Issues, Challenges and Policy Pathways, 17/05/2017 to 18/05/2017, International Institute for Global Health , United Nations University (IIGH_UNU) (International)
POSTER PRESENTER
  • Ethnic differences in nutritional status and body composition among Malaysian children, International Symposium on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions, 10/12/2018 to 13/12/2018, Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Vienna, Austria (International)
  • Body composition assessed by deuterium dilution technique and anthropometry among overweight and obese children in Malaysia, ECO 2018 - 25th European Congress on Obesity, 23/05/2018 to 26/05/2018, European Associations for the Study on Obesity (EASO) (International)
OTHERS
  • Researcher engagement with the food industry: Malaysian experience , International consensus workshop: developing guidance on researcher engagement with the food industry , 16/04/2018 to 17/04/2018, MRC Epidemiology Unit & Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR) University of Cambridge UK (International)
AWARDS AND STEWARDSHIP
(Name of Award/Stewardship),(Award Category),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
  • FRGS Evaluation Panel, Education, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia, 2018 (Evaluation Panel member)
  • External Evaluator Associate Professor, Education, Universiti Teknologi Mara (UITM), 2018 (External Evaluator Associate Professor)
  • LRGS Grant Evaluation Panel , Education, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia, 2018 (Panel member)
  • Panel Member MQA for Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Science, Education, Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), 2018 (Panel Member)
  • Public Service Award, Education, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), 1999 (Public Service Award)
  • Third World Academy os Sciences (TWAS) Fellowship, Education, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 1988 (Fellowship)
  • United Nations University (UNU) Fellowship - (1978-1979), Education, United Nations (UN), 1978 (Fellowship)
ACADEMIC/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTION
(Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Newton-Ungku Omar Fund (NUOF), Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM), 2018 to 2018 (Monitoring Panel)
  • Technical Working Group (TWG) Nutrition Research, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2018 to 2018 (Committee Member)
  • Food Cultures and Asian Food Barometer: Theorectical Prespectives and Methodological Issues , Taylors U/ International Associated Laboratory (LIA)/ CNRS France/ ISTHIA, France, 2018 to 2018 (Co-Chairman)
  • International Consensus Workshop: working towards guidance on dietary public health researcher engagement with food industry, MRC/CEDAR University of Cambridge, UK., 2018 to 2018 (Resource Person)
  • National Coordinating Committee for Food and Nutrition (NCCFN) MOH, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2018 to 2020 (Committee Member)
  • Jawatankuasa Profesion Ahli Pemakanan (Alliied Health Profession), Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2018 to 2018 (Committee Member)
  • External Examiner PhD Thesis, University of Wageningen, The Netherlands, 2018 to 2018 (External Examiner PhD Thesis)
  • Technical Working Group (TWG) Malaysian Food Composition Database, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2018 to 2020 (Committee Member)
  • Technical Working Group (TWG) Nutrition Policy MOH, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2018 to 2020 (Committee Member)
  • Top Research Scientists Malaysia (TRSM) Monitoring Committee, Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM), 2017 to 2017 (Committee Member)
  • ST6 - Enhancing Strategic International Alliances for National Policy on Science, Technology and Innovation (NPSTI): Review and Formulation Study, Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM), 2017 to 2018 (Committee Member)
  • Jawatan kuasa Pengajian Program Sains Kesihatan, UPM, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 2017 to 2017 (Committee Member)
  • Newton-Ungku Omar Fund (NUOF): Regional Researcher Links (Workshop Grant) - Evaluation Panel, Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM), 2017 to 2017 (Committee Member)
  • Newton-Ungku Omar Fund (NUOF): Regional Researcher Links (Workshop Grant) , Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM), 2017 to 2017 (Evaluation Panel)
  • Recommended Nutrient Intakes for Malaysia (2017), Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2016 to 2017 (Chief Editor)
  • Recommended Nutrient Intake (RNI) 2017 , Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2016 to 2017 (Chairman)
  • Jawatankuasa Profesion Ahli Pemakanan (Allied Health Professional ), Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2015 to 2017 (Committee Member)
CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
  • Nutrition Intervention Programme on Obesity under EnPHC in Johor and Selangor funded by Ministry of Health Malaysia led by Malaysian Association for the study of Obesity (MASO), 12/09/2017 to 30/08/2019 (Community)
COURSE ATTENDED
(Course Title),(Course Mode),(Date/Duration),(Level)
  • HTCA PD Day 1, Research, 12/01/2017 to 13/01/2017