Maryam Sarah Hamidi, PhD is the Associate Director of Scholarship and Health Promotion at the Stanford Medicine WellMD| WellPhD Center and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Dr. Hamidi has particular expertise in nutrition and behavioral medicine. The focus of her current research is to use latest scientific evidence to reduce fatigue and improve the cognitive performance of professionals with high cognitive demands. Dr. Hamidi also leads initiatives that promote personal well-being, self-care and culture of wellness at Stanford Medicine.
Dr. Hamidi completed her masters and doctoral studies in clinical nutrition, nutritional epidemiology and medical sciences at University of Toronto in Canada. Over the course of her career, she has authored many highly cited scientific papers on nutrition and physician well-being.
Current Role at Stanford
Associate Director of Scholarship & Health Promotion at Stanford Medicine WellMD Center
Research Professional at Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Education & Certifications
PhD, University of Toronto, Institute of Medical Science, Nutritional Epidemiology (2012)
MSc, University of Toronto, Department of Nutritional Sciences, Clinical Nutrition (2002)