Ghazal Mustafa, BSc, PgDip, Awarded National Bariatric Board Certification

Ghazal Mustafa, BSc, PgDip, BCBC

Ghazal Mustafa, BSc, PgDip, a licensed clinical dietitian from Jordan, has been awarded National Board Certification by the American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC). After completing a specialized training and education program in bariatric science, she was recently credentialed as a Board-Certified Bariatric Counselor (BCBC).

Ms. Mustafa completed her Human Nutrition and Dietetics Bachelor’s degree at Jordan University in Amman and her postgraduate degree in Nutrition and Food Science at Kuwait University. She is licensed by both the Jordanian and Kuwaiti Ministries of Health and in addition, she is certified by IFSO in Advanced Bariatric Nutrition.

She is currently practicing at Kuwait Hospital, where she is an integral member of their multidisciplinary metabolic and bariatric surgery team and serves as their bariatric dietitian.

Recognizing the need for specialized training in Bariatric Science led to her fellowship with AABC. AABC awarded her an academic scholarship. Her extensive professional training and clinical experience will help fulfill the AABC global mission of providing best practices in the care treatment, and prevention of obesity and related disorders.