WaSt TIG Membership and Governance
The Wasting and Stunting Technical Interest Group (WaSt TIG) was formed to examine this relationship. The group, coordinated by ENN is made up of 42 experts in child growth, nutrition, epidemiology.
ENN’s main role since the group's formation has been to harness the skills and enthusiasm of the TIG and facilitate a number of influential project workstreams. The backbone of the expert group is the maintenance of a creative, transparent forum to scrutinise and explore the relationship between wasting and stunting, allowing it to serve the nutrition and wider humanitarian and development sectors as a hub for evidence and expert opinion which is free from organisational agendas.
A governance note outlines the mechanisms for ways of working.
The current members of the Technical Interest Group on the links between wasting and stunting are as follows:
|André Briend||Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen & Center for Child Health Research, Tampere University, Faculty of Medicine and Medical Technology|
|Andrew Mertens||University of California, Berkeley|
|Anne Walsh||Power of Nutrition|
|Bernadette Cichon||No Wasted Lives|
|Carlos Grijalva-Eternod||UCL, Institute for Global Health|
|Christine McDonald||University of California, San Francisco|
|Dominque Robenfroid||Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp|
|Gloria Odei Obeng-Amoako||Independent|
|Jay Berkley||Centre for Tropical Medicine & Global Health, University of Oxford & KEMRI/Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya|
|Jonathan Wells||Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, Population Policy and Practice Programme, UCL|
|Kay Dewey||University of California, Davis|
|Ken Maleta||University of Malawi|
|Kieran O'Brien||The F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of San Francisco|
|Leisel Talley/Mija Ververs||CDC|
|Mark Manary||College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi|
|Mark Myatt||Brixton Health|
|Marko Kerac||London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK|
|Martha Mwangome||KEMRI/Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya|
|Mutsa Bwakura||Zvitambo Institute for Maternal & Child Health Research, University of Zimbabwe|
|Natasha Lelijveld||ENN/LSHTM, UK|
|Paluku Bahwere||Epidemiology, biostatistics and clinical research Centre, School of public Health, ULB|
|Patrick Webb||Friedman School, Tufts University, US|
|Robert Black||Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health|
|Sheila Isanaka||T.H Chan School of Public Health, Harvard & Research Department, Epicentre, Paris, France|
|Sophie Moore||Kings College London|
|Stephanie Richards||Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, and Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Henry M Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA|
|Susan Thurstons||London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK|
|William Checkley||Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University|
|Zulfiqar Bhutta||Aga Khan University, and SickKids Centre for Global Child Health, Canada|
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