FRIEDMAN FELLOWS
NEXT SYMPOSIUM: APRIL 21, 2017 IN CHICAGO, IL WITH THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR NUTRITION SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS

Denish Moorthy, MD, MS

Technical Advisor, Micronutrients
USAID's Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING) Project
Tufts University, Boston, MA
2005–2006

Mentors   Dr. Kennedy & Dr. Troen

Recent Work

Denish is currently engaged in supporting national programs to reduce anemia in Ghana, Uganda, and Kyrgyz Republic. The nutritional focus of his work is in areas related to micronutrient fortification and supplementation (related to iodine, iron, vitamin A, zinc, folic acid, and vitamin B12). He is currently working on developing a district-level decision making tool for prioritizing anemia programs.