Naji Alamuddin, MD

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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Medical University of Bahrain
P.O. Box 15503
Adliya,
Education:
MB BCh BAO
Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 2006.
MS (Translational Research)
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2011.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Obesity
Medical Weight Management

Selected Publications

Pearl R L, Wadden T A, Chao A M, Alamuddin N, Berkowitz R I, Walsh Olivia, A Kelly C, Tronieri J S: Associations between causal attributions for obesity and long-term weight loss. Behavioral medicine (Washington, D.C.) Page: 1-5, Jan 2019.

Wadden TA, Walsh O, Berkowitz T, Chao A, Alamuddin N, Gruber K, Leonard S, Mugler K, Bakizada Z, Tronieri JS: Intensive Behavioral Therapy for Obesity Combined with Liraglutide 3.0 mg: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) 27(1): 75-86, Jan 2019.

Chao AM, Wadden TA, Pearl RL, Alamuddin N, Leonard SM, Bakizada ZM, Pinkasavage E, Gruber KA, Walsh OA, Berkowitz RI, Alfaris N, Tronieri JS: A randomized controlled trial of lorcaserin and lifestyle counselling for weight loss maintenance: changes in emotion- and stress-related eating, food cravings and appetite. Clinical obesity 8(6): 383-390, Dec 2018.

Pearl R L, Wadden T A, Allison K C, Chao A M, Alamuddin N, Berkowitz R I, Walsh Olivia, Tronieri J S: Causal Attributions for Obesity Among Patients Seeking Surgical Versus Behavioral/Pharmacological Weight Loss Treatment. Obesity surgery 28(11): 3724-3728, Nov 2018.

Pearl RL, Wadden TA, Chao AM, Walsh O, Alamuddin N, Berkowitz RI, Tronieri JS: Weight Bias Internalization and Long-Term Weight Loss in Patients With Obesity. Ann Behav Med Oct 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Chao AM, Wadden TA, Tronieri JS, Pearl RL, Alamuddin N, Bakizada ZM, Pinkasavage E, Leonard SM, Alfaris N, Berkowitz RI: Effects of addictive-like eating behaviors on weight loss with behavioral obesity treatment. J Behav Med Jul 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Pearl RL, Wadden TA, Tronieri J, Berkowitz RI, Chao AM, Alamuddin N, Leonard SM, Carvajal R, Bakizada ZM, Pinkasavage E, Gruber KA, Walsh OA, Alfaris N: Short- and Long-Term Changes in Health-Related Quality of Life with Weight Loss: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) 26(6): 985-991, Jun 2018.

Tronieri JS, Wadden TA, Chao AM, Pearl RL, Alamuddin N, Berkowitz RI: Early Weight Loss in Behavioral Treatment Predicts Later Rate of Weight Loss and Response to Pharmacotherapy. Ann Behav Med May 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Crawford AR, Alamuddin N, Amaro A: Cardiometabolic Effects of Anti-obesity Pharmacotherapy. Current atherosclerosis reports 20(4): 18, Mar 2018.

Tronieri JS, Wadden TA, Berkowitz RI, Chao AM, Pearl RL, Alamuddin N, Leonard SM, Carvajal R, Bakizada ZM, Pinkasavage E, Gruber KA, Walsh OA, Alfaris N: A Randomized Trial of Lorcaserin and Lifestyle Counseling for Maintaining Weight Loss Achieved with a Low-Calorie Diet. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) 26(2): 299-309, Feb 2018.

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