Volume 01 - August, 2018
GDD at ASN
GDD Principal investigator and Dean of Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy Dariush Mozaffarian presented a project update at American Society for Nutrition's Nutrition 2018 Conference. Co-investigator Gitanjali Singh and Researcher Jennifer Onopa also presented posters on survey characteristics and data availability, respectively.
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We've added new surveys to our model, established new strategic partnerships, and welcomed new members to our team.
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Meet Our Partners
Our partnerships with key global organizations drastically expand the capabilities of GDD. Learn more about who our partners are, the challenges they face, and how we're working together. Today: WHO/FAO GIFT.
Meet Our Corresponding Members
We'll be regularly highlighting a Corresponding Member who has contributed data and expertise and helped make GDD possible. Read more to learn about their personal research ventures, perspective on GDD, and hopes for the future of global health and nutrition research. Up first: Dr. Regina Fisberg of The University of São Paulo.
GDD Fast Facts
Over 10 years of project work
185 countries covered
1,395 total survey years collected
Over 94 million data points generated
We'll be helping Corresponding Members map dietary surveys to FoodEx2. Plus, our new website is in the works. Look forward to a sleek new look complete with new navigation, improved data visualizations, and a directory feature.
Join Our LinkedIn Group
Have you contributed primary data to GDD? We've created an exclusive LinkedIn group to connect you with your fellow researchers. The Global Dietary Database (GDD) Global Nutrition and Policy Consortium Group is a forum to discuss GDD and other topics within global nutrition research. Click below to join your colleagues.
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