Dr. Karim Alami, ND
Dr. Karim Alami is a Naturopathic Doctor. Graduating from York University with a BSc. (Hons.) in Kinesiology, he worked in a rehabilitation clinic and opened an outdoor boot camp with an emphasis on teaching his clients to be less reliant on gyms for fitness. Soon after, he changed paths and decided to pursue a career in Naturopathic Medicine. Concurrently he also managed to complete a two year program in Homeopathy. Dr. Alami firmly believes in working with his patients to educate and empower them in taking charge of their health through their daily choices. His core beliefs are to take a holistic approach in treatment, to address the root cause of disease, and to focus on optimal/preventive healthcare rather than absence of disease. Dr. Alami has a strong passion for teaching, evidenced by his entrepreneurial efforts from instructing boot camps to teaching first aid courses. Dr. Alami teaches Nutritional Pathology at The Institute of Holistic Nutrition’s Ottawa Campus.
NS 003 Nutritional Symptomatology Part 2
This course takes the knowledge from level 1 Nutritional Symptomatology course to a new level. Provides a thorough understanding of underlying causes of disease and methods to prevent them. Provides practical information about an array of assessment tools including: Nutribody Questionnaire, Hair Mineral Analysis, pH Testing, Thermography and Basal Temperature Test. Covers symptomatology and specific supplementation, diet and life style protocols for more complex conditions, including leaky gut syndrome, Crohn’s, endocrine dysfunctions, CFS, heavy metal toxicity, liver and kidney detoxification, immune system issues and cancer. Students will have the opportunity to apply their knowledge on various case studies.