Bahar is a Registered Dietitian at Copeman Healthcare Centre in Edmonton. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition from the University of Alberta and completed her dietetic internship with Alberta Health Services in 2013. She has garnered attention on the international stage presenting workshops on healthy living, balanced eating, and food justice in Montreal, Los Angeles and, most recently, the Netherlands.
Bahar has a deep interest in how food affects one’s health and ultimately, one’s personal well-being and quality of life. She believes that food is healing and an integral part of preventative medicine.
Bahar loves serving her community and is currently facilitating a Junior Youth Empowerment Program in St. Albert. In her spare time she can be found playing the piano, salsa dancing, running, and taking part in sports such as soccer, tennis and squash. Bahar also enjoys travelling and finds great joy in experiencing foods from other cultures. In Edmonton, Bahar is always on the look-out for local, independently owned restaurants that take pride in providing tasty foods that nourish the body.