Parminder S Suchdev

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sustainability of market-based community distribution of Sprinkles in western Kenya
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 9:78-88. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Selling Sprinkles micronutrient powder reduces anemia, iron deficiency, and vitamin A deficiency in young children in Western Kenya: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Nutrition Branch, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1223-30. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint A model for sustainable short-term international medical trips
    Parminder Suchdev
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:317-20. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the marketing, distribution, and use of Sprinkles micronutrient powders in rural western Kenya
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S168-78. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Formative research exploring acceptability, utilization, and promotion in order to develop a micronutrient powder (Sprinkles) intervention among Luo families in western Kenya
    Maria Elena D Jefferds
    International Micronutrient Malnutrition Prevention and Control Program, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S179-85. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of indicators of iron deficiency in Kenyan children
    Frederick K E Grant
    Nutrition and Health Sciences program of Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1231-7. 2012
  7. pmc Nutritional status of young children with inherited blood disorders in western Kenya
    Becky L Tsang
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health and Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:955-62. 2014
  8. pmc Determinants of anemia among preschool children in rural, western Kenya
    Eric M Foote
    Emory University School of Medicine, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:757-64. 2013
  9. pmc Soil-transmitted helminth infection and nutritional status among urban slum children in Kenya
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity and Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Eastern and Southern Africa Centre for International Parasite Control, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya Global Disease Detection and Emergency Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:299-305. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Correcting for inflammation changes estimates of iron deficiency among rural Kenyan preschool children
    Frederick K E Grant
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Nutr 142:105-11. 2012

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Sustainability of market-based community distribution of Sprinkles in western Kenya
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 9:78-88. 2013
    ..03). Sprinkles coverage reduced after stopping household monitoring and reducing marketing activities. Continued promotion and monitoring of Sprinkles usage may be important components to sustain the programme...
  2. doi request reprint Selling Sprinkles micronutrient powder reduces anemia, iron deficiency, and vitamin A deficiency in young children in Western Kenya: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Nutrition Branch, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1223-30. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint A model for sustainable short-term international medical trips
    Parminder Suchdev
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:317-20. 2007
    ..Many of the challenges of doing international medical work can be overcome when efforts are guided by a few specific principles, such as those we have outlined...
  4. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the marketing, distribution, and use of Sprinkles micronutrient powders in rural western Kenya
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S168-78. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Formative research exploring acceptability, utilization, and promotion in order to develop a micronutrient powder (Sprinkles) intervention among Luo families in western Kenya
    Maria Elena D Jefferds
    International Micronutrient Malnutrition Prevention and Control Program, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S179-85. 2010
    ..There is a lack of peer-reviewed literature describing in detail the formative research to develop Sprinkles interventions...
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of indicators of iron deficiency in Kenyan children
    Frederick K E Grant
    Nutrition and Health Sciences program of Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1231-7. 2012
    ..However, the choice of an appropriate single iron biomarker to replace the multiple-criteria model for screening for ID at the population level continues to be debated...
  7. pmc Nutritional status of young children with inherited blood disorders in western Kenya
    Becky L Tsang
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health and Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:955-62. 2014
    ..Among young Kenyan children, α(+)-thalassemia is associated with anemia, whereas G6PD deficiency, haptoglobin 2-2, and HbS are not; none of these blood disorders are associated with iron deficiency, vitamin A deficiency, or poor growth...
  8. pmc Determinants of anemia among preschool children in rural, western Kenya
    Eric M Foote
    Emory University School of Medicine, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:757-64. 2013
    ..3% with iron deficiency, and 6.1% with inflammation. Interventions should address malaria, iron deficiency, and non-malarial infections to decrease the burden of anemia in this population...
  9. pmc Soil-transmitted helminth infection and nutritional status among urban slum children in Kenya
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity and Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Eastern and Southern Africa Centre for International Parasite Control, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya Global Disease Detection and Emergency Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:299-305. 2014
    ..1-4.6) and ID (PR = 3.3, 95% confidence interval = 1.6-6.6) but not anemia or stunting. No associations were significant in SAC. Integrated deworming and micronutrient supplementation strategies should be evaluated in this population...
  10. doi request reprint Correcting for inflammation changes estimates of iron deficiency among rural Kenyan preschool children
    Frederick K E Grant
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Nutr 142:105-11. 2012
    ..r = 0.20; P < 0.001, before and after adjustment, respectively). Although the use of CF to adjust for inflammation appears indicated, further work is needed to confirm that this approach improves the accuracy of assessment of ID...
  11. pmc Anemia and Helicobacter pylori seroreactivity in a rural Haitian population
    Joshua R Shak
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:913-8. 2011
    ..4, 95% CI = 0.2-0.9). Anemia prevalence in this region of Haiti is very high and not attributable to sanitary conditions or a high prevalence of H. pylori infection...
  12. pmc The burden and consequences of inherited blood disorders among young children in western Kenya
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Nutrition Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Department of Pediatrics and Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 10:135-44. 2014
    ..5%) or homozygotes (67.7%, P = 0.03). Inherited blood disorders are common among pre-school children in western Kenya and are important contributors to anaemia...
  13. doi request reprint A proposed model curriculum in global child health for pediatric residents
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, 1405 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA30322, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:229-37. 2012
    ..We aimed to highlight critical components of well-established GH tracks and develop a model curriculum in GH for pediatric residency programs...