University of Manitoba
My name is Mandana Amir Shaghaghi. I am a Canadian Registered Dietitian (RD) and a PhD Candidate at University of Manitoba, Department of Human Nutritional Sciences, Canada.
My supervisor is Dr. Peter Eck and my Co-supervisor is Dr. Peter Jones.
My research interest is Nutrigenomics and my current research title is “Genetic and functional studies of two intestinal Vitamin C transporters (SLC23A1 and GLUT14); focusing on their association with inflammatory bowel disease”.
The areas of my expertise include: Conducting Clinical Trials, Lipids and Metabolism, Molecular Nutrition, Cell Culture, Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics.
My ambition is to make a bridge between research and clinical practice.
Sunday, June 9
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM