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Jacqueline Kwamboka Kung'u

Membership Status:
Full Member

Home Country:
Kenya

Institution
Cornell University

Current Address
Division of Nutritional Sciences
B13 Savage Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-6301

Telephone
(607) 253-9355 (H)

Fax
(607) 255-1033

E-mail
jm453@cornell.edu

Education
Cornell University; PhD. Nutritional Sciences, Minors in Epidemiology and Immunology
University of Nairobi; MSc. Applied Human Nutrition, BSc. Food Science and Technology

Interests of Research
Nutrition and Infection
Maternal and child Nutrition

Experience

  • Tutorial Fellow, Maseno University : Involved in lecturing undergraduate students in different aspects of nutrition
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Applied Nutrition Program, University of Nairobi: Assisting in preparation and collection of lecture materials and administration of special projects
  • Acting Principal Investigator: Administration and Nutrition Counseling in a KEMRI /UNICEF/ University of Ulster collaborative investigation entitled: The effects of multi-micronutrient supplements and food rations on the nutritional status and health of HIV+ adults
    Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
Member, KCAN- Kenya Coalition for Action on Nutrition

Publication
Effect of storage on the quality and safety of grains in Tharaka district, Kenya(Published in the African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development ). Link to article.

 

 

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