Dr. Mehmet Akif Sahin has received his MSc degree in Nutrition and Dietetics and continue his Ph.D. degree in Sports Nutrition at University of Chichester (UK) & Hacettepe University (Turkey). His thesis titles in MSc and Ph.D. degrees are: 1) The relationship between diet quality and life quality in adults. 2) Effect of New Zealand blackcurrant extract on walking-induced whole-body fat oxidation in males. He works as a research assistant at Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Hacettepe University. He had a two project with the collaboration of University of Chichester and Hacettepe University. The project titles are: 1) Effect of New Zealand blackcurrant extract on substrate oxidation and cycling performance in normobaric hypoxia. 2) Effect of Matcha green tea drinks on fat oxidation during brisk walking in females.
Dr. Mehmet Akif Sahin research interests are Sports Nutrition, Ergogenic Aids, Antioxidants, Exercise Physiology, Public Nutrition and Clinical Nutrition