Emorn Udomkesmalee

Emorn Udomkesmalee

Dr. Udomkesmalee is the Associate Professor/Former Director of the Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University, Thailand, as well as Adjunct Associate Professor in Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University. She is a Board member of the Micronutrient Forum; International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); and Sight and Life Foundation. In addition, she is the former Co-Chair of the Independent Expert Group for Global Nutrition Report; member of the Scientific Council – Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement (IRD)/France and Scientific Director of ILSI South East Asia; Advisory Panel for Nutrition Association of Thailand; Ajinomoto Foundation/Thailand. Her research interests include micronutrient assessment, bioavailability and metabolism; efficacy of food-based interventions to address micronutrient deficiencies; maternal and child nutrition policy and program implementation.