Dr. Amir Alakaam: The Importance of Nutrition

Dr. Amir Alakaam holds a Ph.D. in Nutrition and Food Systems from the University of Southern Mississippi, a Master’s of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from Marywood University, and an M.B.Ch.B in Medicine and General Surgery from the University of Baghdad. Dr. Alakaam has over five years of clinical experience as a physician in family medicine and general surgery, and six years of teaching and research experience in the area of nutrition and public health at the university level. And he is currently an Assistant Professor of Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of North Dakota.