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NBSV 081: Muzammil Ahmad on the lack of nutrition education in med school & what he's doing about it

Vegan med student Muzammil Ahmad

Muzammil Ahmad is a Canadian vegan working toward finishing his medical education. He’s a third-year medical student at the University of Alberta, has a certification in nutrition, and a Master’s degree in psychology. He’s known for his Instagram account @dr.plantbased, and he hosts a medical and health-based podcast, the Plant Prescription Podcast, with a fellow medical student.

Here’s our discussion:

Important topics and points you don't want to miss:

>> Muzammil's work to reform nutrition education in medical school

>> The lack of preventative nutrition education in med school

>> Furthering plant-based eating within his school and beyond

>> Contradictions within the medical school curriculum

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