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Dr. Mahshid Dehghan

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Mahshid Dehghan Dr.

Current Positions

  • Investigator- Nutrition Epidemiology program at the Population Health Research Institute
  • Senior Research Associate – Department of Medicine McMaster University

Bio

Dr. Dehghan is an Investigator for the Nutrition Epidemiology program at the Population Health Research Institute. She holds two Masters of Clinical Nutrition and Health Research Methodology, and received her doctoral degree in Clinical Nutrition from Newcastle University, England. Dr. Dehghan completed post-doctoral training in Nutrition Epidemiology at McMaster University. During the last ten years, her main focus has been the development of methods to measure dietary intake of individuals around the world. Dr. Dehghan is the nutrition lead of the Population Urban and Rural Epidemiological (PURE) study and the INTERSTROKE study. Her main interest is understanding the impact of dietary factors in the cause and prevention of cardiovascular disease and cancer. She has published 39 papers and 2 book chapters.

  • Population Urban and Rural Epidemiological (PURE) study
  • INTERSTROKE study

Publications are listed in chronological order by descending date. Link takes user to pubMed for publication details.