Azita Hekmatdoost MD PhD

Principal Investigator, Nutrition Supervisor

Current Position: Associate Professor of Nutrition and Medicine at the Faculty of Nutrition and Food Science, National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute of Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran


Dr. Azita Hekmatdoost completed her medical degree and PhD at Tehran University of Medical Sciences. She also completed a fellowship at the Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition at University of British Columbia (British Columbia, Canada), where she is also an honorary associate professor. Dr. Hekmatdoost has authored more than 100 scientific publications.


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PERSIAN Cohort Central Committee

Address: Digestive Diseases Research Institute, Kargare Shomali Ave. Tehran, I.R. Iran, 14117-13135

Phone: +98-21-82415238
Fax: +98-21-82415400

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