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Dr. Suzanne Yvonne Soares-Wynter

Clinical Nutritionist in FMS - CAIHR-Trop Met Res Unit: Centre Research/Teaching

Bachelor of Science from UWI MonaMaster of Science from UWI Mona
Email: suzanne.soareswynter@uwimona.edu.jm

Research Interests

  • Cardiovascular disease lifestyle pilot intervention
  • Salt Sensitivity to dietary reduction of sodium intake
  • Principal Investigator-PAHO funded study of "Dietary and lifestyle factors related to risk of obesity and hypertension in Jamaican women:implications for health promotion
  • Zinc supplementation on growth of infants
  • Physiological and behavioural responses of children to different stressors
  • Effect of breakfast on long-term school achievement in Jamaican children.
  • Energy and macronutrient analysis of Jamaican based convenience foods
  • Energy requirements, body composition, and cardio vascular risk in Jamaica adults
  • Non-exercise activity thermogenesis (NEAT) ans weight gain in urban and rural adults in Jamaica, a low middle income country in epidemiological transition.
  • Programming of body composition ans metabolic syndrome in African origin children
  • Pleasantness of Food: testing the manipulation of foods
  • Body composition in adult survivors of severe malnutrition
  • Leisure time physical activity and risk of obesity in Jamaican children, aged 9-12 years

Membership

  • Professions Supplementy to Med

Citations

Journal, Article

Postgraduate Advisement:

  • Campbell,Claudia
  • Graham,Dorothy
  • Joseph,Chanelle
  • Turner,Marchelle
  • Henningham,Deborah
  • Bramwell,Mevonie
  • John,Joanna