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Aïta sarr Cissé

Membership Status:
Full Member

Home Country:
Senegal

Home Address:
Sicap Sacré-Cœur III VDN extension
Dakar, Sénégal

Institution:
Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar ( Senegal)

Current Address:
Sicap Sacré-Cœur III VDN extension
Dakar, Sénégal

Phone:
(+221) 642 33 35 (mobile)
(+221) 860 25 44 (home)

E-mail:
aitasarr@hotmail.com


Education
· Doctor in Nutrition Sciences, 2004, University of Dakar
· MPS Nutrition, 1999, University of Dakar
· MS Natural Sciences, 1997, University of Dakar
· BSc Natural Sciences, 1996, University of Dakar


Research Interests
Use of stable isotope technique for quantifying breast milk intake among 3 months breastfed infant of Dakar, Senegal

Use of Fourier Transformed Infrared Spectroscopy for measuring deuterium enrichments in saliva samples.

Body composition of Senegalese lactating women by deuterium dilution method

Breast milk macro and micronutrients contents ( energy, proteins, zinc, calcium, magnesium, selenium, sodium and potassium).

Maternal Nutrition: effect of food supplementation during pregnancy on nutrition status, iron deficiency anaemia during lacatation

Breastfed Infant nutrition and growth

Evaluation of the community nutrition project of Senegal


Languages
French, English, Wollof

Other Activities
· Member of the team of Nutrition and Food, Faculty of Sciences and Techniques

· Member of Senegalese Association of University women affiliated to the International Federation of University Women

 

 

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