Quantitative Physiologic Model of the Interaction Between Nutrition and Infection to Determine the Energy Available for Growth

Michael Morimoto, Lyn Powell, Rajalakshmi Santhakumar, Aaron Gowins, Joanne Arsenault, Carson Chow, Rukmini Kumar, Quantitative Physiologic Modeling team, Representing the Healthy Birth, Growth, and Development knowledge integration (HBGDki) Community


  • To develop a quantitative physiologic model that represents the major causal dependencies relating nutritional status and enteric pathogen exposure to macronutrient and energy availability.
  • To apply the model to better understand and predict effective interventions for growth faltering in children in low- and middle-income countries.


25th Annual Meeting of the Population Approach Group in Europe


Stunting, Wasting

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September, 2017


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