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Wan Fathin Fariza Bt. Wan Mahmood

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in Health Sciences - Doctor of Philosophy, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) (Medical Science) in Human Nutrition - Masters Degree, University of Glasgow
  • Dietetics - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Wan Fathin Fariza Bt. Wan Mahmood (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus


Other's position:

Head, Sultan Ahmad Shah Medical Centre @ IIUM

Professional Membership

  • 2002 - 2017: Member of Profesional Body / Association, Malaysian Dietetians' Association
  • 2005 - 2009: Member of Profesional Body / Association, Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition Society of Malaysia
  • 2012 - 2020: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Ordinary member), Malaysian Dietitians' Association

Teaching Responsibilities

Nutritional Status Assessment 2023/2024

Research Projects

2017 - 2022 The changes in metabolic rate after consumption of stevia versus sugar among adults.
2011 - 2016 RU 2011 -Short-term Satiety study of stevia as sugar substitute in normal adult.
2019 - Present The Implementation of Systematic and Interactive Nutrition Education Program ("OHH DIABETES") in Improving the Knowledge Diabetic Diet
2019 - Present Intervention Program for Stunting Problem among Children in Pahang #anakmalaysiatinggi

Award & Recognition

10 Jul, 2012 2nd Runner-up, Best Oral Presentation (MDA Scientific Conference 2012) - Malaysian Dietitians' Association National
26 Jun, 2009 Best Staff at Department Level - Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences University



2023 Sugar craving and stress levels during different phases of menstrual cycle among university students. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition (MJN), 29 (2) pp. 267-272
2021 Macronutrient content of chocolate muffin using different sweeteners and their effects on metabolic rate. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 5 (6) pp. 2543-2548
2020 Sugar cravings and added sugar intake among breastfeeding women in Kuantan, Pahang. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 4 (3) pp. 1177-1188
2010 Energy compensation in enterally fed children. Appetite, 56 (1) pp. 205-209
Conference or Workshop Item

2015 Energy compensation in a meal preceded by low-calorie sweetener- and sugar-containing preload. In: 12th Asian Congress of Nutrition (ACN2015),
2014 Does sugar craving predict sugar intake? A preliminary finding from the Sugar Craving Assessment Tool (SCAT). In: 12th International Congress on Obesity 2014,
2012 Perceived sweetness of sugar and low-calorie sweetener among adults: the fatter, the sweeter. In: 3rd International Symposium On Wellness,Healthy Lifestyle & Nutrition 2012,