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Philip James


Department of Population Health

Philip received his PhD in nutrition and MSc. in public health nutrition from LSHTM.

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He spent 6 years based in East Africa working on a mixture of community development, agricultural, environmental, disaster management and food security projects with various NGOs.

He then specialised in emergency nutrition operations and research for a further 4 years before completing his PhD on maternal nutritional status in pregnancy and effects on infant health.

He currently works as a Research Fellow at LSHTM supporting nutrition trials in India & Nepal. These projects assess how effectively integrated videos on agriculture and nutrition best practices translate into improved maternal and child nutritional status.

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