Faculty and Staff

Dr. Katia Ferdowsi is a lecturer at the Department of Health Sciences, College of Health Professions and Sciences, University of Central Florida. She holds MD from Azad University, Tehran Medical Branch and MPH (Master of Public Health) from Shiraz University of Medical Sciences in Iran, where she also completed her residency in Community Medicine.

Dr. Ferdowsi has been awarded the certificate from Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) in 2009 after passing all the required exams. Although she is a physician, she is very passionate about teaching. She loves to transfer her medical knowledge to her students and teach them how to adopt this knowledge in their future health professions.

Credentials
  • M.D.
  • MPH
Research Interests
  • Disease prevention
  • Public Health
  • common and preventable diseases in youth
  • Global Health
  • HSC2524: Introduction to Human Disease
  • HSC4558: Pathophysiology II