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Mette Frahm Olsen

Mette Frahm Olsen

Postdoc

Research ID: S-6119-2016

Education

2008 MSc Public Health Science, University of Copenhagen

Positions held

2009-2012 PhD student, Paediatric and International Nutrition, Dept of Human Nutrition, University of Copenhagen

2008-2009 Research assistant, Food Sociology, Dept of Human Nutrition, University of Copenhagen

2008 Epidemiologist, Communicable Diseases, WHO Regional Office for Europe

2007-2008 Campaign assistant, programme evaluation and literature review, Sex & Samfund (The Danish Family Planning Association)

2006 Project Assistant, Euro Health Group

Research fields

Nutrition in low-income countries, infectious diseases, body composition, food security, quality of life, intervention trials and epidemiology.

The PhD is on nutritional support of HIV patients commencing antiretroviral treatment and is part of the ARTfood project in Jimma, Ethiopia.

Methods used

Anthropometry, total body water assessment, qualitative methods

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