Mark J. Manary, MD

Helene B. Roberson Professor of Pediatrics, School of Medicine
children & adolescents, global development & sustainability, global health, infectious disease, malnutrition, maternal and child health, nutrition, soil & water quality
Malawi, Sierra Leone

Dr. Manary is one of the world’s foremost experts in childhood malnutrition. The locale of his work has been mostly in Malawi, although he works throughout sub-Saharan Africa.

The scope of his work includes developing and introducing novel foods, novel complementary foods for infants, active prevention schemes, and the development and introduction of new food crops. Another area of interest is integrating nutrition care in HIV treatment programs.