Zahra Moazzami

She/Her
CCRB 3-210

2231 6th St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Degree
M.S.
Advisor
Hai-Bin Ruan
Education

B.S. in Food Science and Technology (Ferdowsi University, 2009-2014) and B.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics (South Dakota State University, 2016-2020)

Biography

Zahra received her B.S. degree in Nutrition with Honors from South Dakota State University and is pursuing her M.S. degree in Nutrition at the University of Minnesota. During her time as an undergraduate student, Zahra was involved in clinical research and served as the coordinator of a clinical study. Zahra is interested in molecular nutrition and metabolism as she believes nutrition-related problems can be tracked more precisely if the underlying contributing factors are studied at the molecular and biochemical levels.

Areas of Interest

Adipose tissue metabolism, Ketone metabolism, Iron metabolism