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Mette Frahm Olsen

Mette Frahm Olsen

Postdoc

ResearcherID: S-6119-2016

Education

2013 PhD HIV and Nutrition, University of Copenhagen

2008 MSc Public Health Science, University of Copenhagen

Positions held

2016 - present Post Doc, University of Copenhagen

2014-2016 Post Doc, Nordic Cochrane Centre, Copenhagen

2009-2013 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, child development, 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 study in Jimma, Ethiopia.

Methods used

Anthropometry, total body water assessment, qualitative methods, child development assessment

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