Most recent papers:
Maddah M, Rashidi A, Mohammadpour B, Vafa R, Karandish M. In-school snacking, breakfast consumption, and sleeping patterns of normal and overweight Iranian high school girls: A study in urban and rural areas in Guilan, Iran. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. 2009; 41: 27-31.
Doustmohammadian A, Dorostymotlagh AR, Keshavarz A, Sadrzadehyeganeh H, Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B. Socio-demographic factors associated with body mass index of female adolescent students in Semnan City, Iran. Mal J Nutr. 2009; 15:27-35.
Rashidi A, Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Karandish M, Vafa MR, Hajifaraji M, Ansari F, Sadeghi S, Maddah M, Akhavi-Rad MB. Obese and female adolescents skip breakfast more than their non-obese and male peers. CEJMed. 2007; 2: 481–487.
Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Rashidi A, Karandish M, Vafa MR. Magnitude and possible contributors of childhood obesity in Iran: implication for action. In: Global dimensions of childhood obesity, Flamenbaum RK. (ed.), Nova Publication, USA. ISBN: 1-60021-037-6, PP.101-130.
Ashrafi MR, Abdollahi M, Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Shabanian R. Blood pressure distribution among healthy schoolchildren aged 6-13 years in Tehran. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. 2005; 11: 968-976.
Rashidi A, Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Vafa MR, Karandish M. Prevalence of obesity in Iran. Obesity reviews 2005; 6: 191-2.
Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Rashidi A, Karandish M, Eshraghian MR, Kalantari N. Prevalence of overweight and obesity in adolescent Tehrani students, 2000-2001: an epidemic health problem. Public Health Nutrition 2004; 5: 645-648.
Presentation at meetings:
Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Adab P. Developing a childhood obesity prevention programme for children in Tehran, Iran. Annual Conference of the ISBNPA (International Society for Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity), June 2010, Minnesota, USA.
Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Abdollahi M, Adab P. Truth about food choices. Food security; local to global, 42nd Annual Conference of Society for Nutrition Education, July 2009, New Orlean, Louisiana, USA.
Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Adab P, Rashidi A. Perceived barriers to physical activity in school aged children. Annual Conference of the ISBNPA, June 2009, Lisbon, Portugal.
Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Cade J, Armin S, Abdollahi M, Adab P. Development and validation of a semi-quantitative food tick-list for assessing current dietary energy intake among first and second grade school children in Tehran city, Iran. The Graduate School Festival of Research and Enterprise, University of Birmingham, December 2008, Birmingham, UK.
Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Adab P, Cade J, Armin S, Amini M, Rashidi A. Food intake of Asian school aged children in Tehran and Birmingham: a comparative study. Annual Conference of the ISBNPA, May 2008, Banff, Canada.
Mohammadpour-Ahranjani B, Abdollahi M, Houshyar-Rad A, Abtahi M, Kalantari N, Ghaffarpour M. Overweight and obesity: an emerging public health problem in Iran. 13th Asia-Oceania Congress of Endocrinology, May 2006, Tehran, Iran.