Ayse Emel Onal

Istanbul University

Prof. MD. Ayşe Emel Önal was born in 1960 in Istanbul. In 1985 she graduated from Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty. In 1995 she became specialist of Public Health with thesis titled \Relations of Activities of Daily Living and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living with Health Problems of the Elderly Teachers Living in Istanbul \. Prof. Önal was Associate Professor of Public Health in 2005. In 2007 she worked as associate professor of Environmental Health Department. She became professor in 2011. Since 2013 Prof. Önal has been the Director of Department of Environmental Health and since 2016 director of Department of Public Health of Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty.

1books edited

2chapters authored

Latest work with IntechOpen by Ayse Emel Onal

The body mass index has an important place in weight control. Attention should be paid to the regularization of anthropometric measures and to physical activity to protect from increasing obesity that is associated with chronic noncommunicable conditions, such as diabetes mellitus, cancers and cardiovascular diseases. Also, attention should be paid to the countries that are developing. The daily intake of calories, carbohydrates, oils and proteins, fibers, vitamins and minerals and clean water is essential for all individuals, especially for children and for pregnant women.

Go to the book