Profiles And Contributions To This Article

Maternal perceptions of factors contributing to severe under-nutrition among children in a rural African setting

Amina  Abubakar

Amina Abubakar

qualifications: PhD

contribution: designed the project, supervised data collection, statistical analysis, wrote the first draft, literature review

position: Research fellow

Amina Abubakar's research interests focus on developing strategies for identifying, monitoring and rehabilitating children who are at-risk of experiencing developmental delay and impairments in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Specifically she is interested in: a)quantifying the neurocognitive burden of early childhood diseases b) developing culturally appropriate psychological measures for use in Africa c) Investigating antecedents and consequences of childrearing practices in the African context and d) Identifying culturally appropriate intervention strategies for at-risk children in SSA.


Penny  Holding

Penny Holding

qualifications: PhD

contribution: original concept, designed the project, supervised data collection, contributed to drafts

position: Senior research fellow

Kenya

Research Interests: test development, neruobehavioural development, evidenced based practice in enhanced chidl development


Martha  Mwangome

Martha Mwangome

qualifications: Msc

contribution: original concept, devised survey tool, collected data, input data, statistical analysis, contributed to drafts, literature review

position: Research officer


Kathryn  Maitland

Kathryn Maitland

qualifications: PhD

contribution: original concept, contributed to drafts, supervised data collection

position: Senior research fellow


Register Now
About our regions
News & Events

WONCA Asia Pacific region conference 2019
web link

WONCA Europe region conference 2019
web link

The 27th Annual Rural and Remote Medicine Course
web link

15th National Rural Health Conference
web link

Cross Cultural Health Care Conference
web link

24th Wonca Europe Conference 2019
web link

2019 Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference
web link

SRPC 2019 – Rural and Remote 2019: Coastal Connections
web link

Victorian Rural Health Conference
web link

Connect with us