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Dr Severine Frison

BSc MSc PhD

Assistant Professor

Room
110

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 (0)20 7927 2507

Severine is an Assistant Professor in Humanitarian Nutrition at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.  She is a public health nutritionist with experience in nutrition programming, delivering trainings in nutrition in emergencies, conducting surveys, and evaluation of programmes in humanitarian settings. She worked for different organisations including the French Red Cross, Action Against Hunger, UNICEF, Epicentre-Medecins Sans Frontiere and LSHTM in over 10 countries in Africa and Asia. 

In her current role at the LSHTM, Severine is working on the prediction of acute malnutrition in four crisis- and/or drought-affected countries with a high burden of acute malnutrition in the Horn of Africa, namely Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia and South Sudan. 

Severine holds a Master in Nutrition in developing countries, a Master in Public Health in Developing countries (LSHTM) and did her PhD on nutrition Surveillance at the LSHTM.

Affiliations

Department of Disease Control
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre

Research

Research Area
Conflict
Public health
Surveillance
Evaluation
Natural disasters
Modelling
Discipline
Nutrition
Operational research