Post:

Assistant Professor, Human Nutrition and Dietetics

Location:

Faculty of Public Health, Al-Quds University, P.O.Box 51000, Jerusalem, Palestine

Email:

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Telephone numbers

 

Internal:

6219

Palestine:

02-2799234

International:

+972-02-2799234

Fax:

+972598013716

 

About

Dr. Amira is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Health Nutrition, Faculty of Public Health, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem.  She Received her Ph.D. in Human Nutrition and Dietetics in 2014 from the University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan. She worked as a clinical dietitian in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan for about 10 years. Dr. Amr is now a member of the faculty council.

Research interests

  • Chemo prevention of cancer.
  • Functional foods.
  • Dietary prevention of cardiovascular diseases.
  • Eating disorders in school children.
  • Nutritional education in youth.
  • Obesity.
  • Foodservice management.
  • Healthy meal preparation.
  • Nutritional assessment of autistic individuals.

Teaching activities

  • Principles of Nutrition.
  • Clinical nutrition.
  • Nutrition disorders.
  • Nutritional assessment.
  • Management of nutrition institutions.
  • Sport nutrition.
  • Nutrition and medicine.