Optimal Living with Dr. Alia Alhumaid
Have you ever wanted to ask a geriatrician questions about aging? Now is your chance to ask a local geriatrician that is here to take your questions live! This discussion group will cover topics like cognitive decline, older adults and mental health, sleep, nutrition, immunity and aging, and much more! Class will be held once a month.
11/22 Mood & Sleep
12/13 Hearing and Vision
4/15 Exercise & Nutrition
More Information about Alia Alhumaid, MD:
Education: The George Washington University, Washington, DC
Internal Medicine Residency: Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
Geriatrics Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD
As a native of Washington, DC, Alia spent most of her early life and medical training living up and down the East coast. As a young adult, Alia was drawn to medicine after watching her grandmother suffer from chronic disease. In recent years, Alia has become the primary care giver to her mother who has Parkinson’s disease. From her experiences, she has come to appreciate the complexities and challenges associated with living with chronic disease and strives to incorporate these sensitivities into the care she provides to her patients. She also is a big proponent of preventive health, and prioritizes maintaining optimal health during all stages of life. Dr. Alia is an Internist at Tualatin Internal Medicine and an ACC Aging Mastery Program Facilitator.