Manny Gyimah, MPH

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Graduate Group in Nutritional Biology

Major professor

Reina Engle-Stone

Undergraduate degree

Bachelor of Science (Biology)/Bachelor of Arts (French), Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI, 2017

Advanced degree

Master of Public Health (Global Health/Epidemiology & Biostatistics), Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, 2020

Previous relevant employment and international experience
  • Research Project Coordinator, E3 Nutrition Lab, Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, 2020-2022
    Grandi Byen project based in Cap-Haitien, Haiti (Child growth and development through integrated, responsive parenting, nutrition and hygiene)
  • Research Consultant, Iris Group/Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, 2020Practices for Mainstreaming Gender into Sanitation, Water, Energy, and Solid Waste Management Utilities Systems
  • Research Assistant, E3 Nutrition Lab, Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, 2019-2020
    - Three-month nutrition research and public health teaching practicum in Cap-Haitien, Haiti
  • Research Fellow, Center for Diabetes Translation Research, Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, 2018-2020
Research interests

Nutritional epidemiology; nutrient deficiencies and pathways to non-communicable diseases; nutrition interventions for low-income communities; implementation science