HYBRID EVENT: You can participate in person at Rome, Italy or Virtually from your home or work.
September 16-18, 2024 | Rome, Italy
FAT 2022

Habiba Hassan Wassef

Habiba Hassan Wassef, Speaker at Food Science Congress 2022
Habiba Hassan Wassef
Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Egypt


An initial career in nutrition research took Dr. Hassan-Wassef to Paris University, then Columbia University where she was a Whitehall Research Fellow. Lifelong service with WHO ended with high level strategy and policy responsibilities in Geneva.  Dr. Hassan-Wassef’s knowledge and expertise in nutrition, food and health was further enriched through continued national and regional research projects and expert services to multilateral, bilateral, and regional organizations in the Middle-East, Africa and Europe. A Trustee of the African Nutrition Society and Vice-President of the African Society of Mycotoxicology, she is author of several scientific publications and laureate of many awards and prizes.