Basil Aboul-Enein

Basil Aboul-Enein

Online Instructor
Email: baboulen@purdue.edu

Prior to commissioning as a Captain in the United States Air Force Biomedical Science Corps where he served as chief of medical intelligence and preventive medicine, Dr. Enein worked in several institutions and medical facilities including Baylor College of Medicine, the USDA WIC nutrition program for the city of Houston, Texas, and the King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Enein has taught courses in public health, nutrition, health education, global health, and history in several colleges and universities including the Northeastern University, the University of New England, and the University of London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Dr. Enein has published over 45 articles in several peer-reviewed journals including the Journal of Public Health Policy, Public Health Nutrition, WHO Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, Journal of Medical Biography, Journal of Medical Humanities, Annals of Global Health, and the Journal of Religion & Health. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health and a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition.

Education:

EdD in Health Education, AT Still University of Health Sciences

MA in Historical Studies, Norwich University – Military College of Vermont

MPH in Health Promotion & Behavioral Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center

MS in Nutrition Education, Texas Woman’s University

BS in Human Ecology, University of Central Arkansas

Research Interests:

  • Global Health Issues
  • Obesity Prevention and Interventions
  • Public Health Nutrition
  • Cultural Competency in the Health Professions
  • Medical Humanities
  • History of Medicine
  • International Health (North Africa/Near East Focus)
  • Social Justice in Public Health