Month: November 2014

New grant to reduce food insecurity in rural Tanzania

Rachel Bezner Kerr, Elias Mtinda at Action Aid Tanzania, and I have been awarded a grant from the McKnight Foundation. This will fund a three-year farmer-led agroecological education intervention, called SNAP: Singida Nutrition and Agroecology Project. We will be assessing the impacts of this intervention […]

Validation of the CESD scale among pregnant Ugandan women

Our second paper from our NAPS cohort has been published in BMC Psychiatry. Congrats to the team!

“I Have Remained Strong Because of That Food”: The first macronutrient supplementation study among HIV-infected women

We have just published the results of the first study of the acceptability and use of macronutrient supplementation among pregnant women living with HIV in the journal AIDS and Behavior. Reported use as well as psychosocial and biological consequences showed great promise at reducing undernutrition and other adverse outcomes.