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I Am Dee Dee Mahmood

Profile Updated 15 May 2019

Dr Dee Dee MOVES the community!



Dr Dee Dee Mahmood, multi-award winning Celebrity Exercise Physiologist, Nutritionist, TV Presenter & Talk Show Host is the Academic Adjunct Senior Lecturer at Edith Cowan University Australia. Her PhD research on obesity was chosen for its impact on obesity in Asia and was accepted and presented at the President's Cup Award, American College of Sports Medicine Northwest Annual Meeting in Tacoma, Washington. Ambassadors to brands like Reebok, Norwegian Seafood Council, this Golden Key Honour Society Scholar and TEDX  Speaker has several signature community fitness programmes to her name, Fat2Fit Asia and Walking Football4Health Asia. This media darling conducts  synergy on community and corporate health and research collaborations internationally.

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Dr Dee Dee Mahmood, an international multi-award-winning Celebrity Exercise Physiologist, Nutritionist, TV Presenter is currently the Academic Adjunct Senior Lecturer (International Collaborations) with Edith Cowan University, Australia. 

Her experience and expertise includes being Consultant & Visiting Lecturer for University of Malaya in Malaysia, Lecturer for the United States Sports Academy, International Sports Academy, American Council on Exercise and the Singapore Sports Council.  Dee Dee is  also the Institute of Business Excellence's Associate in MARA University of Technology (UiTM) Malaysia.






Dr Dee Dee, the Celebrity Talk Show Host 
Premiering July 2019!







Dr Dee Dee is a TEDX Speaker and Keynote Speaker in international conferences and conventions, her work currently involves research collaborations internationally as well as synergy in corporate and community health.


 Invited Speaker, American College of Sports Medicine NW Annual Meeting Conference  

Apart from being a TEDx Speaker and Invited Speaker, Dr Dee Dee is also a certified HRDF Trainer in Malaysia and certified People's Association Trainer in Singapore working with corporates and governmental organisations for employee health and productivity.

A Golden Key International Honor Society Scholar, Dee Dee received her Bachelors of Science Honours  in Edith Cowan University, Australia and  her  postgraduate in Nanyang Technological University/NIE, Singapore.  Dee Dee’s PhD research was supported by the National University of Singapore under University of Malaya. Her research on obesity and high intensity training was selected and presented in the President’s Cup Award in the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Chapter Meeting 2016 in Tacoma Washington. It was selected because of its impact on obesity in Asia.


Dr Dee Dee’s international ambassadorships include being the 

- REEBOK Fitness Ambassador (Singapore & Malaysia started since 2012); 

- Goodwill Ambassador for Norwegian Seafood Council, Norway; 

- Blue Cap Movement Ambassador Malaysia (Prostate Cancer awareness); 

- Singapore Heart Foundation Ambassador, among others.

Reebok Fitness Ambassador, Singapore & Malaysia (started in 2012)


Presenting Dee Dee @Press Launch of Blue Cap Movement MALAYSIA

MULTI- AWARD WINNING Dee Dee!
She has graced the fa├žade of an aeroplane as  Jetstar Asia Celebrate the Hero Award SG50 2015

Dr Dee Dee has been honoured with:
- 2018 International Scientific Committee World Conference on Exercise Medicine

- 2016 Blue Cap Movement Ambassador (Prostate Cancer awareness) Malaysia

- 2015 AURA Hawa (PPIS Singapore)

- 2014 U.M. Cares Award by University of Malaya, Malaysia


- 2010 "Caring It Forward Ambassador" (National Healthcare Group)

- 2008 & 2009 "Go Red for Women" Ambassador (Singapore Heart Foundation)

- 2005 Singapore Healthy Lifestyle Ambassador Award (Singapore Health Promotion Board)

- 2004 & 2006 Gold Award, Singapore Sporting Inspiration Award (Singapore Sports Council)




Labelled as the Health and Fitness Icon of Asia by Berita Harian Malaysia




Dr Dee Dee’s Fitness DVDs Official Launches & MTV in Singapore:


"DEE Unravelled" Fitness Dvd was launched by Halimah Yaacob, Minister of State, Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports, Speaker of Parliament on 4 Aug 2008.



 
"Move Like Dee Dee" Fitness Dvd was launched by Minister of Parliament for Siglap, Charles Chong, Deputy Speaker of Parliament in the "Singapore National One Community Walk" on 26 Aug 2012. 




Dr Dee Dee has several researched-based signature programmes which includes  Walking Football4Health Asia & Fat2Fit Asia.


Walking Football for Health is a research initiative driven by Celebrity Talk Show Host, Dr Dee Dee Mahmood,  multi-award winning Exercise Physiologist, Nutritionist & Academic Adjunct Senior Lecturer (International Collaborations) of Edith Cowan University Australia, supported by International Sports Academy and Eunos CSC to promote health to the community combating obesity and non-communicable diseases which interferes with the productivity and quality of life.


News coverage by Channel News Asia/TV Suria. Click Link:




Berita Harian Special Coverage



 Dr Dee Dee, Invited Speaker at the recent Asia Football Confederation Medical Conference in Chengdu, China 4-8 March 2018 presenting scientific findings on Walking Football



Walking Football fitness scientific findings was accepted and presented by Dr Dee Dee at the American College of Sports Medicine North West Annual Meeting in Bend, Oregon on Feb 23, 2018 and 1-2 March 2019. 



 Dr Dee Dee's international collaborative research on Walking Football been recently published and selected as the "Highlighted Article" for the Journal of Physical Education, Fitness and Sports.






Walking Football4Health Asia has achieved many significant milestones: 

4 May 2019: Invited by Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) for The AFC Grassroots Football Day 2019 to showcase walking football. 
Deputy President FAM presenting FAM plaque to Dr Dee Dee 
Singapore vs. Malaysia 
Walking Football4Health playing against:
Dato' Haji Hamidin Haji Mohd Amin, President FAM
Dato' Sri Subahan Kamal, Deputy President FAM
Datuk Wira Mohd Yusoff Mahadi, Deputy President FAM
Stuart Ramalingam, General Secretary FAM
Peter de Roo, Technical Director FAM

Dato’ Ong Kim Swee, Malaysia U-23 Coach
Coach B. Sathianathan, Selangor FA Head Coach
Dato’ K. Rajagopal, PKNS FC Head Coach
Dato’ Santokh Singh, Malaysia Football Legend
Dato’ Soh Chin Aun, Malaysia Football Legend (in black, on the left, as seen in photo below)



12 May 2018: Invitational by the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) for The AFC Grassroots Football Day 2018 to showcase an Exhibition Match against Malaysia Football Legends and Heads of  FAM, Asian Football Confederation,  Malaysian Football Confederation to introduce Walking Football to the Malaysian community.

Harian Metro Media Coverage on Walking Football4Health in FAM

Plaque Presentation to Dato HJ Hamidin, Dato' Haji Hamidin Haji Mohd Amin, President FAM, President of Football Association of Malaysia (FAM)

 Exhibition Match vs. Malaysia Football Legends @Wisma FAM on 12 May 2018



Walking Football4Health Asia goes to Perth 1 - 5 Dec 2018 for Exhibition Match and Performance Testings @Edith Cowan University Australia! 



Walking Football4Health's Official Theme Song "Terbang Helang" ("The Eagle Soars") by EMI Records performed by Akhir Band in Singapore & Malaysia, Jan 2019




Walking Football for Health(WaF4H) and Community Health:


Walking Football & Community Health



- Do you know that Walking Football for Health was first launched in April 2017 with ONLY 10 ladies?  (Now, it has grown to more than 100 and is a communities-crossing-countries health empowerment movement, pooling together women and men of all ages (from 15 years old  to 70's) with different levels of fitness (from sedentary to the fit) with various levels of health status, from the healthy to those with diabetes, hypertension, arthritis, asthma and even post cancer.)

Women & Walking Football


Paul Parker, ex Manchester United & England Player Officiating Referee


Singapore Launch in Nov 2017 by Minister of Tampines GRC and Mayor of NorthEast District, Mr Desmond Choo.

Walking Football for Health Asia:

http://iamdeedeemahmood.blogspot.sg/2017/12/walking-football-for-health-asia-launch.html

- Walking Football Home Ground Launch in Eunos CC in Feb 2018.


1st Walking Football Mini Tournament was held recently on 14 April 2019 and graced by Guest of Honour, Mr Chua Eng Leong, Adviser for Aljunied GRC Grassroots Organisation. 



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Walking Football4Health 

Announcements!
Walking Football4Health represents Singapore, in the inaugural Walking Football World Cup in London, 1-2 June 2019. 




Latest announcements!
Dr Dee Dee appointed as the Director for Asia for the International Walking Football Federation
https://www.theiwff.com/iwff-director-for-asia-announced/

FAT2FIT ASIA is Dr Dee Dee's empower to inspire Fat2Fit signature programme incorporating nutrition, exercise physiology and psychology, was personally inspired by her own personal obesity struggles (see her obese photo at the end of this article). She has helped many with  health transformations, losing 25 kg in 3 months the healthy way.) 

Dr Dee Dee is the Mentor Exercise Physiologist, Nutritionist and Celebrity Trainer in the signature 17-segments episodes series in Fat2Fit on Malaysia's Television TV1 on "Apa Kata Wanita" in 2013. 

A Malaysian-Singapore-Indonesia Fat2Fit TV travel roadshow series will be launched in the last quarter of 2018 and January 2019.
RTM TV1 Fat2Fit on Apa Kata Wanita


Fat2Fit (F2F) Series as follows: Fat2Fit University Malaya (4 seasons) and Fat2Fit MARA was also introduced. Fat2Fit Singapore was conducted since 2013 until current.

Fat2Fit Malaysia

Fat2Fit Singapore 


Do you know that...


This was Dee Dee...

She used to be morbidly obesed at 90kg (40BMI). She lost 3 family members to heart attacks and stroke. She was hospitalised for gastroenteritis, suffering cuts to her stomach lining due to extreme dieting. She previously suffered from bullimia.

Notwithstanding all these obstacles, she converted the negatives to positives as she took all these obstacles in her stride. And she has never looked back since.

This is Dee Dee today...






Do you know that Dr Dee Dee has a strong following of community Exercisers, whom she has exercised with since year 2001!





This Celebrity Exercise Physiologist has been exercising with the community in Singapore every week since 2001. She teaches dance-fitness, Step Reebok, resistance exercises (dumbells, dynabands etc), Pilates, HITT classes (she even has a scientific research on HITT - exercise and music)!



Although she travels extensively for work every week, she will always find time to exercise with the community in Singapore, every Saturdays and Sundays in her just-drop-by/no need to register exercise classes for Ladies Only. So come on down, if you want to exercise with Dee Dee:








Apart from speaking and writing on Fitness and Health, Dr Dee Dee is also Media Columnist on Food and Nutrition for normal and special populations (eg. children, youth, athletes, seniors, pregnant and medical conditions population).



Dr Dee Dee, the MEDIA CELEBRITY

Dee Dee, a TV Presenter, with series of TV Shows like KILO123 (where she helped Comedian Suhaimi Yusof lose 18 kg of fat weight within 3 months), Travel Fitness Asia with Dee Dee and she was  the Celebrity Nutritionist in Feast Fight, among others.


Travel Fitness Asia with Dee Dee

Feast Fight TV Series


This media sweetheart has been featured on numerous media channels  - USA Radio, Radio WPSC88.7FM New Jersey, USA, Channel News Asia, Bernama News Channel, Straits Times, New Straits Times, Berita Harian/Minggu (Singapore/Malaysia), Harian Metro, Utusan Malaysia, Mediacorp Channel 5 & Suria TV News, RTM TV1, TV3’s Malaysia Hari Ini, TV9 Nasi Lemak Kopi O, Radio 94.2FM, 91.3FM, 89.7FM,  Her World, ELLE, Shape, fourthofficial.com, among others.

WCBS Newsradio USA
Dee Dee's episode was one of Radio Warna Singapore's highest rated program 


TV Channel News Asia



TV Bernama News Channel



TV Live on Nasi Lemak Kopi O on TV9

Tv Suria



MoneyFM89.3 Radio

Radio Warna 94.2FM


Want to contact Dr Dee Dee Mahmood?
Singapore : (65) 9180 7372
Malaysia:    (60) 1139 880378

Email: 
deedeefitness@gmail.com
d.salle@ecu.edu.au

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Blog:

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