Prof. Mervat Foda organized the Sixth workshop of The Society for Women in Science in Developing Countries –Egypt, “OWSDW National Chapter” entitled “Let’s fight obesity together”, and she gave a lecture about “ICT Tools and their relations to Obesity”.
Mervat Foda talked about the relation between watching TV and playing Video games for many hours and some diseases including obesity for children and adults.
During the presentation she gave some details about Grace –projects and network. Some participates were so interested of the projects and asked for the Grace Brochure.
Mervat Foda got certificate as Distinguish Scientist, the National Research Centre, Cairo, Egypt.
The Swedish-South Asia Network has invited Prof. Dr. Mervat Foda to give keynote lecture, be chairman and member of the awards committee (best presentation and / or best poster) on the sixth International Conference on Fermented Foods, Health Status and Social Well-Being, which hold at Agriculture Anand University, Anand, India, 6 -7 December (2013).
Prof. Foda talked about “Functional fermented dairy products of Egypt and their role in nutrition and health” and she has pointed to the importance of the traditional Dairy products which related to Ancient Egypt.
Mervat Foda and Nagwa Abdel-Megid Have applied for a patent entitle
” Formation of Dairy beverage for Autistic children”.
Mervat Foda has elected as the new president of the Society for Women in Science in Developing Countries –Egypt “OWSDW National Chapter” .