• Sahar Ajabshir, PhD, MSc, has distinguished herself through her dedication to research, leadership, and teaching. She has focused her research on diagnosis and treatment of chronic diseases within different communities. Ajabshir serves as the principal investigator of several funded research projects. Her work has is often cited by other researchers. Ajabshir has taken multiple executive roles at national and university-wide levels such as the Chair-Elect of the American Society for Nutrition`s Vitamins & Minerals Research Interest Section, Executive Board Member of the Medical Nutrition Council`s Governing Committee, and member of FIU 2025 and 2020 strategic planning committees.

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  • Medical Education, Nutrition, Physiology

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  • Sahar Ajabshir