Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Center for Weight and Eating Disorders

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Nasreen Alfaris, MD, MPH

Nasreen Alfaris, M.D., M.P.H is a fellow at the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. She is also an active member of the Institute for Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism and serves as a research fellow at the Center for Weight and Eating Disorders.

Dr. Alfaris earned her medical degree from King Saud University, College of Medicine in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. She went on to earn a Master’s of Public Health from Dartmouth College and completed her public health internship at the Dartmouth- Hitchcock Medical Center. She then completed a categorical internal medicine residency at Case Western Reserve University.Currently Dr. Alfaris is completing her endocrine fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Alfaris’ research interests include Obesity management and mechanisms of diabetes remission following various weight loss interventions.

Dr. Alfaris can be contacted at the Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3108, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Her e-mail address is nasreen.alfaris@uphs.upenn.edu

 

 

Nasreen Alfaris, MD, MPH

Nasreen Alfaris, MD, MPH