– Participated in a Sports Nutrition internship with Dr. Liz Applegate who teaches the largest nutrition course in the nation at U.C. Davis and has served as the nutritionist for the Sacramento Kings and the Oakland Raiders.
– With Dr. Applegate’s assistance, developed sports nutrition educational materials for the intercollegiate athletic teams at U.C. Davis. In addition, helped design the first personal training program at U.C. Davis through the Activities and Recreation Center.
– Volunteered for the Sacramento City Unified School District’s Nutrition Services where he developed creative ways to educate children. He wrote monthly articles on nutrition for the school newspaper, attended school service programs and fairs where he coordinated a nutrition booth to inform parents and children, designed games, pamphlets, and recipes to help interest children in nutrition. In addition to writing monthly articles for children, Sham also authored various wellness articles for the Sacramento Capitol Weekly Newspaper.
– Has worked with doctors helping patients/clients discover healthy lifestyle habits to help reduce illnesses and diseases and to remove them from medications and (in most cases) be taken completely off medications for blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, obesity, depression, anxiety, allergies, polycystic ovaries, and joint pain to name just a few. In addition, Sham has worked with physical therapists and chiropractors helping to rehabilitate patient/clients from former injuries, accidents, surgeries and the aches and pains that are associated with such issues.