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Atif Boshra Awad, Egyptian, American nutrition educator. Registered dietitian. Postdoctoral fellow National Institutes of Health, 1975-1976; research grantee National Institutes of Health, 1978-1980, United States Department of Agriculture, 1981-1984, American Heart Association, 1985-1986; named Researcher of Year, Sigma Sigma Phi, 1983.


Awad, Atif Boshra was born on September 14, 1939 in Beni Suef, Arab Republic of Egypt. Came to the United States, 1969. Son of Boshra and Ogeni Awad.


Master of Science, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, 1974.


Postdoctoral fellow University Iowa, Iowa City, 1974-1976. Associate professor Kirksville (Missouri) College Osteopathic, 1976-1985. Associate professor, director nutrition program State University of New York, Buffalo, since 1985.


Member American Institute Nutrition, American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, American Oil Chemists Society, American Dietetic Association.


Married Nagwa A. Jacob. Children: George, Michael, David, Ann Mary.