Dr Rubina Hakeem

Role: 
Representative for Low and lower middle income countries
Organisation: 
Principal, RLAK Govt. College of Home Economics Karachi, Pakistan

Dr Rubina Hakeem is the Principal and Professor of Nutrition, at Raana Laiqat Ali Khan College of Home Economics, Karachi. She has served as Professor at Taibah University, Madinah Saudi Arabia for three years.  She is a fellow of Association for Nutrition UK. Fellow of Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and is registered as dietitian with health professions council UK. She got masters from Karachi University and Doctorate from University of London UK.  She is a founder member and ex-President of Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society. Chairperson of Nutrition foundation of Pakistan, Member of: British Dietetic Association, World Public Health Nutrition Association, International federation of Home Economics, Diabetes in Asia Study group.

She has received several awards in recognition of her services to the field of nutrition, diabetes, higher education and research.