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Degrees and Certifications

  • Masters of Science, Human Kinetics, M.Sc. University of Ottawa
  • Bachelor of Integrated Science, B.Sc. , Carleton University
  • Certified Personal Training Specialist

Research Program

M.Sc. Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa

Thesis Topic

The effect of MPH on Energy Intake and Body composition


Research Interests

  • Appetite and Food response
  • Weight-loss and dopamine signalling
  • Physical activity and healthy living
  • Prevention of obesity


Shakiba Bani Fatemi, born in Tehran, Iran, obtained her Honours Bachelor in Integrated Science with Concentration in Health and Life Sciences from Carleton University in 2016. After that, she started her M.Sc degree in Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa and joined the HALO research group at CHEO in 2016. She is currently studying the effect of MPH on weight-loss and body composition. She works as a part-time physiotherapy assistant while enjoying weight-lifting, spinning, running, and any other physical activity you name it!