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Research Associate

Departmental Affiliations

Global Disease Epidemiology and Control

Hannah Tong, MSPH '20, researches nutrition interventions' impact on maternal, newborn, and child health at population-level in low- and middle- income countries.

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Research Interests

Nutrition; Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health; LMICs; Quantitative research methods

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Most recent publications

  • Tong H, Piwoz E, Ruel MT, Brown KH, Black RE, Walker N. Maternal and child nutrition in the Lives Saved Tool: Results of a recent update. J Glob Health. 2022 Dec 30;12:08005. doi: 10.7189/jogh.12.08005. PMID: 36583418; PMCID: PMC9801341.

  • Tong H, Kemp CG, Walker N. Estimating additional schooling and lifetime earning obtained from improved linear growth in low- and middle-income countries using the Lives Saved Tool (LiST). J Glob Health. 2022 Apr 2;12:08004. doi: 10.7189/jogh.12.08004. PMID: 35392583; PMCID: PMC8974535.

  • Gurung S, Tong HH, Bryce E, Katz J, Lee AC, Black RE, Walker N. A systematic review on estimating population attributable fraction for risk factors for small-for-gestational-age births in 81 low- and middle-income countries. J Glob Health. 2022 Mar 26;12:04024. doi: 10.7189/jogh.12.04024. PMID: 35356650; PMCID: PMC8942297.

  • Bryce E, Gurung S, Tong H, Katz J, Lee AC, Black RE, Walker N. Population attributable fractions for risk factors for spontaneous preterm births in 81 low- and middle-income countries: A systematic analysis. J Glob Health. 2022 Mar 26;12:04013. doi: 10.7189/jogh.12.04013. PMID: 35356651; PMCID: PMC8959104.

  • Tong H, Walker N. Current levels of coverage of iron and folic acid fortification are insufficient to meet the recommended intake for women of reproductive age in low- and middle-income countries. J Glob Health. 2021 Oct 2;11:18002. doi: 10.7189/jogh.11.18002. PMID: 34671465; PMCID: PMC8501472.