Dr. Miyoung Suh, RD, PhD
Dr. Miyoung Suh is Associate Professor in the Department of Human Nutritional Sciences at the University of Manitoba. She has been trained as a Clinical Dietician and served as the Director of the University Dietetics Program for 6 years. Dr. Suh’s on-going research involves studying the fundamental roles of dietary lipids and antioxidants in brain, retina, and testes/sperm under alcoholic, diabetic and obese conditions. Dr. Suh is also a nutrition leader of Canada Israel International Fetal Alcohol Consortium (CIIFAC), identifying nutritional status of pregnant mothers consuming alcohol during their pregnancies. Overall, her research outcomes provide a basis for the provision of optimal nutrition and development of diet strategies beneficial to the target clinical population.