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Foundation Research Fellowship: Early Complementary Feeding of Eggs in Rural Guatemala

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is funding a research fellow to participate in a research project titled, “Early Complementary Feeding of Eggs in Rural Guatemala.” This opportunity will fund a licensed member of the Academy to participate full-time in a one-year project on the ground in Guatemala in collaboration with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Maya Health Alliance/Wuqu’ Kawoq.

This fellowship will provide a rich research experience. Fellow responsibilities include:

  • Serve as study coordinator for the study, which will examine the impact of the daily provision of eggs on child development which will include all aspects of recruitment, enrollment, retention, and fidelity monitoring
  • Serve as liaison for community and engagement efforts
  • Assist with data management (cleaning and analysis) and dissemination for the project

The fellowship begins on or around January 6, 2020. Interested candidates should apply online, including submitting a tailored letter of interest and resume, by 11:59 p.m. CT on Sunday, November 10, 2019. To view the application and more details about this fellowship position please visit the Foundation’s website.

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Any questions not answered by the FAQ document can be directed via email to Nicci Brown, MS, RDN, Senior Program Manager, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation at nbrown@eatright.org with the subject “ECF Fellowship.” The fastest way to get questions answered is via email.

This fellowship was made available through a grant from Egg Nutrition Center.

Global Health Technical Professionals (GHTP)

PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program: https://phi-cdcfellows.org/

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