Manandhar, Porcia

School of Public Health

MSPH

Nepal

Nepal Nutrition Intervention Project Sarlahi (NNIPS)

A randomized trial of a food supplement given to pregnant women and through 6 months of lactation to assess the impact on infant nutritional status at birth and growth through 12 months postpartum.
A study assessing accuracy of recall at 6 months postpartum of services provided in antenatal care visits.

PI Mentor: Joanne Katz

Joanne Katz with 2019 GHEFP recipients Eleanor Zavala and Porcia Manandhar in Khulekhani, Nepal

Porcia with NNIPS field workers and Pipariya Health post SBA nurse and health in charge

Observing and helping birthing center staff on monthly vaccination days 

Porcia and fellow GHEFP receipient Kasey Kinzel took a weekend to trek in Annapurna region

Climbing up a window of a delivery room for observation and data collection because the keys to the rooms were not around

People

Yukari C. Manabe, MD

Associate Director of Global Health Research and Innovation

Robert Bollinger Jr., MD MPH

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE); Associate Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Global...

Noreen Hynes, MD MPH

Director, Geographic Medicine Center of the Division of Infectious Diseases

Stefan Baral, MD MPH,MBA,MSc

Director, Key Populations Program

Caitlin Kennedy, PhD MPH,BA

Co-Director, MPH concentration in Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health; Associate Director, Center for Qualitative...

Joanne Katz, ScD MS,BSc

Associate Chair, Director of Academic Programs
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Projects

Building an Enabling Environment for Vaccines in India...

This project, now in its second phase, aims to create an enabling environment for vaccines in India and contribute to...

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Mpilonhle

Mpilonhle brings multi-dimensional services to adolescents in rural South Africa. Its objective is to reduce the very high...

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Identification and Enumeration of Pathogens in Drinking...

CWH researchers are using polymerase chain reaction and mass spectrometry technologies to develop a microbial isolation and...

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Nutrition Innovation Lab

"Poshan", which means good nutrition in Nepali is ongoing research that involves two interlinked large-scale research studies...

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