Emeritus Professor Dr Mohamed Ismail Bin Mohamed Noor


Academic Qualification

  • 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 Qualification

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Areas of Expertise

  • Medical And Health Sciences, Nutrition(Clinical And Public Health Research), Obesity
  • Medical And Health Sciences, Nutrition(Clinical And Public Health Research), Nutrition Transition
  • Medical And Health Sciences, Nutrition(Clinical And Public Health Research), Nutritional Databases
  • Medical And Health Sciences, Nutrition(Clinical And Public Health Research), Nutrient Requirement

Research Interest

  • Energy requirements, body composition, obesity, nutritional status of selected population, protein transition, food barometer, Food EPI, community intervention programme

Publications

2019
  • International waist circumference percentile cut-offs for central obesity in children and adolescents aged 6-18 years (ISI-Indexed), Journal of Clinical Endocrinology Metabolism - Article in Journals
2018
  • Food-Environment Policy Index (Food-EPI) - Book
  • Extent of implementation of food environment policies by the Malaysian Government: gaps and priority recommendations (ISI-Indexed), Public Health Nutrition - Article in Journals
2017
  • Introduction to RNI 2017, Recommended Nutrient Intakes for Malaysia 2017 - Policy Paper
  • Chapter 1: Energy, Recommended Nutrient Intakes for Malaysia 2017 - Policy Paper
  • Recommended Nutrient intakes (RNI) for Malaysia - Book
2016
  • Nutrition Research Priorities in Malaysia - For 11th. Malaysia Plan (2016-2020) - Book
  • Research Priority Area 5: Overweight and Obesity, Nutrition Research Priorities in Malaysia (2016-2020) - Policy Paper
  • Simultaneous coffee caffeine intake and sleep deprivation alter glucose homeostasis in Iranian men: A randomized crossover trial (ISI-Indexed), Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition - Article in Journals
  • Physical Activity Pattern of Malaysian Preschoolers: Environment, Barriers, and Motivators for Active Play (ISI-Indexed), Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health - Article in Journals
  • Eating patterns and prevalence of obesity. Lessons learned from the Malaysian Food Barometer. (ISI-Indexed), Appetite - Article in Journals
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. (ISI-Indexed), BMC Public Health - Article in Journals
  • Obesity epidemic in Asia: Issues and challenges (SCOPUS-Indexed), Journal of Nutritional Science and Vitaminology - Article in Journals
  • Reliability and Validity of Malay Language Version of International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ-M) among the Malaysian Cohort Participants. (SCOPUS-Indexed), International Journal of Public Health Research - Article in Journals
  • Studying the consequences of modernization on ethnic food patterns: Development of the Malaysian Food Barometer (MFB). (SCOPUS-Indexed), Anthropology of Food - Article in Journals
  • 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 (SCOPUS-Indexed), Asia. Pac. J Clin Nutr - Article in Journals
2014
  • Children s exposure to food advertising on free-to-air television: an Asia-Pacific perspective. (ISI-Indexed), Health Promotion International - Article in Journals
  • Etiology of Obesity Over the Life Span: Ecological and Genetic Highlights from Asian Countries. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Curr Obes Rep - Article in Journals
  • Sleep deprivation is related to obesity and low intake of energy and carbohydrates among working Iranian adults: a cross sectional study. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition - Article in Journals
  • Obesogenic television food advertising to children in Malaysia: sociocultural variations. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Glob Health Action - Article in Journals
2013
  • Prioritizing Food Policy Options to reduce Obesity in Malaysia, Academy of Sciences Malaysia - Policy Paper
  • Physical activity of pediatric patients with acute leukemia undergoing induction or consolidation chemotherapy. (ISI-Indexed), Leukemia Research - Article in Journals
  • Physical Activity, Fitness and the Energy Cost of Activities: Implications for Obesity in Children and Adolescents in the Tropic (ISI-Indexed), Advances in Food and Nutrition Research, - Article in Journals
  • Sleep habits, food intake, and physical activity levels in normal and overweight and obese Malaysian children (ISI-Indexed), Obesity Research & Clinical Practice. - Article in Journals
  • Nutritional status and dietary intake of children with acute leukaemia during induction or consolidation chemotherapy. (ISI-Indexed), Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics - Article in Journals
2012
  • Predicting basal metabolic rates in Malaysian adult elite Athletes (SCOPUS-Indexed), Singapore Med J - Article in Journals
  • Relationship between Body Composition, Smoking and Physical Fitness of Malaysian Armed Forces Naval Trainees (SCOPUS-Indexed), Open Access Scientific Reports - Article in Journals
2011
  • Ethnic differences in body fat distribution among Asian pre-pubertal children: A cross-sectional multicenter study. (ISI-Indexed), BMC Public Health - Article in Journals
  • Risk of metabolic syndrome among children living in metropolitan Kuala Lumpur. A case control study. (ISI-Indexed), BMC Public Health. - Article in Journals
  • Validation of bioelectrical impedance analysis, for total body water assessment against the deuterium dilution technique in Asian children (ISI-Indexed), Eur. J Clin Nutr - Article in Journals
  • Ethnic differences in the relationship of body mass index and percentage body fat among Asian children from different backgrounds. (ISI-Indexed), Br. J Nutr. - Article in Journals
  • Waist Circumference percentiles for Malaysian children and adolescents aged 6.0-16.9 years. (ISI-Indexed), Internat. J Pead Obesity, - Article in Journals
2010
  • Predicting energy requirement of pediatric patients with disease: which methods are appropriate? (SCOPUS-Indexed), Pediatric Health - Article in Journals
  • Predictive equation for estimating the basal metabolic rate of Malaysian Armed Forces naval trainees. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Sing. Med J, - Article in Journals
  • Metabolic syndrome based on IDF criteria in a sample of normal weight and obese school children. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal J. Nutr. - Article in Journals
  • The understanding of five key messages of the newly proposed Malaysian Dietary Guidelines among adults. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal J Nutr. - Article in Journals
  • Energy intake and not macronutrients composition is associated with overweight and obesity in Malay women from Klang Valley. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal J Nutr - Article in Journals
2009
  • The female athlete triad among elite Malaysian athletes: Prevalence and associated factors (SCOPUS-Indexed), Asia Pac.J. Clin Nutr - Article in Journals
2008
  • What s on Malaysian Television? A survey on food advertising targeting children (SCOPUS-Indexed), Asia Pac.J. Clin Nutr - Article in Journals
2007
  • The effectiveness of nutrition education programme for primary school children. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal. J Nutr. - Article in Journals
2006
  • Pengetahuan pengurusan berat badan di kalanagan wanita bekerja di Kuala Lumpur. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Jurnal Sains Kesihatan Malaysia - Article in Journals
  • Nutritional status and dietary habits of primary school children in Peninsular Malaysia - Book
2005
  • Resting metabolic rate in a sample of girls in Malaysia and England. (ISI-Indexed), Am. J Hum Biol. - Article in Journals
  • A low cost and simple to operate human calorimeter for the measurement of daily energy expenditure in the developing countries. (SCOPUS-Indexed), J Sc & Tech in the Tropics - Article in Journals
  • Strategy for the Prevention of Obesity in Malaysia - Book
  • Recommended Nutritent Intakes for Malaysia. - Book
2004
  • Appropriate body-mass index for Asian populations and its implications for policy and intervention strategies (ISI-Indexed), Lancet - Article in Journals
  • Obesity: Prevalence and metabolic studies in Malaysia. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Sc & Tech Malaysia - Article in Journals
  • Changes in nutrition knowledge, attitude and practice in 8-year-old children after receiving nutrition education (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal J Nutr - Article in Journals
  • Clinical Practice Guidelines on Management of Obesity. - Book
2003
  • New predictive equations for estimation of basal metabolic rates of adolescents: Tropics versus Temperate. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Modern Aspects of Nutrition : Present knowledge and future perspectives, - Article in Journals
2002
  • Current status of coronary risk factors among rural Malays in Malaysia. (ISI-Indexed), J. Cardiovascular Risks - Article in Journals
  • The nutrition and health transition in Malaysia. (ISI-Indexed), Public Health Nutr. - Article in Journals
  • Obesity in Malaysia. (ISI-Indexed), Obesity Reviews - Article in Journals
2000
  • Food of ASEAN - Book
1999
  • Predictive equations for the estimation of basal metabolic rates in Malaysian adolescents. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal J Nutr, - Article in Journals
  • Anthropometric measurements and body composition of English and Malaysian footballers (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal J Nutr - Article in Journals
  • Malaysian Dietary Guidelines - Book
1998
  • Predictive equations for the estimation of basal metabolic rates in Malaysian adults. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal J Nutr - Article in Journals
  • Food intake assessment of adults in rural and urban areas from four selected regions in Malaysia. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal. J. Nutr. - Article in Journals
1997
  • Energy expenditure studies to predict requirements of selected national athletes. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal. J. Nutr. - Article in Journals
  • Physical characteristics and dietary intake of Malaysian national basketball players. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Int. Med. Res. J. - Article in Journals
  • Nutrient Composition of Malaysian Foods - Book
1996
  • Changes in body weight, dietary intake and activity pattern of adolescents during Ramadan. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal. J. Nutr - Article in Journals
  • Anthropometry, dietary patterns and nutrient intakes of Malaysian estate workers (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal. J. Nutr. - Article in Journals
  • Anthropometric measurement and body composition of selected national athletes. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal. J. Nutr - Article in Journals
  • Energy requirements of Malaysian soldiers in a base camp. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal. J. Nutr. - Article in Journals
1995
  • Prevalence of obesity and chronic energy deficiency (CED) in adult Malaysians. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal.J.Nutr - Article in Journals
  • Daily energy intake, energy expenditure and activity patterns of selected Malaysian sportsmen. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Mal. J. Nutr. - Article in Journals
1994
  • Predisposition to obesity in humans: an evolutionary advantage turned deleterious. (ISI-Indexed), Internat. J. Fd. Sc. Nutr - Article in Journals
  • The relationship between growth, basal metabolic rate (BMR) and the initiation of puberty. (ISI-Indexed), Human Biol. - Article in Journals
  • Energy intake and activity pattern during pregnancy in relation to infant birth weight. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Asia Pac. J. Public Health - Article in Journals
1993
  • Evaluation of energy requirement for Malaysia. (ISI-Indexed), Food Nutr. Bull - Article in Journals
1992
  • Malnutrition and food consumption patterns in Malaysia (ISI-Indexed), Internat. J. Fd. Sc. Nutr. - Article in Journals
1988
  • A low-budget and easy-to-operate room respirometer for measuring daily energy expenditure in man. (ISI-Indexed), Am. J. Clin. Nutr. - Article in Journals
  • Anthropometric and food intake studies amongst Semai children (SCOPUS-Indexed), J. Mal. Soc. Hlth. - Article in Journals
1986
  • Genetic and dietary influences on the levels of diet-induced thermogenesis and energy balance in adult mice. (ISI-Indexed), Ann. Nutr. Metab - Article in Journals
  • Validation of a field technique for the measurement of energy expenditure: factorial method versus continuous respirometery (ISI-Indexed), Am. J. Clin. Nutr. - Article in Journals
1985
  • A simple and inexpensive respirometer for energy expenditure studies in man. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Asean Food Journal - Article in Journals
  • Prevalence of malnutrition amongst preschool children in the FELDA scheme. (SCOPUS-Indexed), J. Mal. Soc. Hlth. - Article in Journals
  • Intrastrain differences in young rats fed on cafeteria diet as determined by calorimeter and comparative carcass techniques. (SCOPUS-Indexed), PERTANIKA - Article in Journals
  • Genetic and dietary influences on energy balance and diet-induced thermogenesis in adult rats. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Sains Malaysiana - Article in Journals
1984
  • The complementation effects of dietary protein or ungerminated and germinated mung bean with rice. (SCOPUS-Indexed), Arch Latinoamer Nutrition - Article in Journals
1980
  • Changes in chemical and bochemical components, proteins quality and digestibility of mung bean during germination and cooking (ISI-Indexed), Qual. Plant Food Hum. Nutrition - Article in Journals

Research

  • Improving healthy energy balance- and obesity-related behaviours among preschoolers in Malaysia: feasibility of adapting the ToyBox-Study,  Co-researcher2018 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-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • Battle of the Bulge: Environmental and individual perspective studies,  Programme Leader2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • Asian Food Barometer,  Co-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • Satiety-enhancing and satiation-enhancing Food and Beverage model development as weight management regime in Asian population ,  Co-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • Innovative technique in studying contextual eating behaviour/Experimental platform for studying behavioural and social interaction.,  Co-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • Shaping and promoting a healthy lifestyle through real-time monitoring technology and food legislation,  Co-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • Asian Food Barometer,  Co-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • Therapeutic Mechanistic Approach Using Arjunolic, Chebulinic Acid and Polymethoxy Flavones in the Management of Obesity,  Co-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University
  • Satiety-enhancing and satiation-enhancing food and beverage model development as weight management regime in Asian population,  Co-researcher2017 to 2022, Taylor's University

Awards and Stewardship

  • FRGS Evaluation Panel, Education, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia, Evaluation Panel member , 2018
  • External Evaluator Associate Professor, Education, Universiti Teknologi Mara (UITM), External Evaluator Associate Professor , 2018
  • LRGS Grant Evaluation Panel , Education, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia, Panel member , 2018
  • Panel Member MQA for Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Science, Education, Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), Panel Member , 2018
  • Public Service Award, Education, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Public Service Award , 1999
  • Third World Academy os Sciences (TWAS) Fellowship, Education, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Fellowship , 1988
  • United Nations University (UNU) Fellowship - (1978-1979), Education, United Nations (UN), Fellowship , 1978

Paper Presented

  • Researcher engagement with the food industry: Malaysian experience , International consensus workshop: developing guidance on researcher engagement with the food industry (WORKSHOP), Workshop Participant , 16/04/2018 to 17/04/2018
  • Body composition assessed by deuterium dilution technique and anthropometry among overweight and obese children in Malaysia, ECO 2018 - 25th European Congress on Obesity (CONGRESS), POSTER PRESENTER , 23/05/2018 to 26/05/2018
  • Ethnic differences in nutritional status and body composition among Malaysian children, International Symposium on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions (Symposium), POSTER PRESENTER , 10/12/2018 to 13/12/2018
  • Obesity in Malaysia, Action Initiative Round table Meeting: Obesity on the Agenda, Ending the Global Obesity Epidemic (Roundtable), INVITED SPEAKER , 11/04/2018 to 11/04/2018
  • Obesity Malaysian And Asian Contexts: Perspectives and Evolution, From Interdisciplinary Dialogue to Transdisciplinary Research on Obesity (SEMINAR), INVITED SPEAKER , 22/11/2017 to 22/11/2017
  • 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, (CONGRESS), INVITED SPEAKER , 31/08/2017 to 03/09/2017
  • Experiential Learning from A Leader from Academia, Malaysia Nutrition Leadership Programme, (Nutrition Leadership Programme), INVITED SPEAKER , 04/08/2017 to 07/08/2017
  • Combating Obesity in the Emerging Economies: Malaysian Perspectives., UNU-IIGH International Conference - Obesity Crisis in South East Asia: Issues, Challenges and Policy Pathways (CONFERENCE), PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER , 17/05/2017 to 18/05/2017