Dr. Reza Hakkak


Dr. Reza Hakkak, Ph.D. is a professor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in the Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, and College of Public Health.  He is Chairman of the Department of Dietetics and Nutrition.  His current research interests are influence of diet and nutrition on cancer prevention, obesity and breast cancer links, nutrition education, and interactions of food and drug metabolism.


Learning points:

  •  The link between obesity and chronic disease
  • The role of the microbiome in the development of disease
  • How to promote a health microbiome


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Every Tuesday from 11am -12pm I host The Health Hub, an interactive, forward thinking talk show on Radio Maria Canada.   Call, tweet or email your questions as together we explore health issues that are relevant to you from new and innovative points of view.

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