School of Public Health
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