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The Food Fortification Initiative (FFI) is a Center at the Rollins School of Public Health. FFI provides technical assistance to partners in multiple countries in planning, implementing or monitoring fortification programs to prevent malnutrition. The FFI vision of “smarter, stronger, healthier people worldwide by improving vitamin and mineral nutrition” originated with an Emory University professor 20 years ago. FFI was funded to execute a literature review project that aims to assess the dietary, biological and functional outcomes of (1) foods that lack World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines, and (2) nutrients that are excluded in current WHO guidelines for fortification. The project will culminate in a comprehensive report and PowerPoint presentation of findings. Additionally, the project will systematically document measurement metrics for fortification outcomes.
ADDITIONAL JOB DETAILS:
FFI aspires to hire an Associate Academic Research Scientist. The Associate Academic Research Scientist will be responsible for the following activities, including but not limited to:
NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home regularly but must be able to commute to Emory University on a flexible weekly schedule based upon business needs. Schedule is based on agreed upon guidelines of department of work. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.
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