Cesaire T. Ouedraogo

Cesaire T. Ouedraogo


Graduate Group in Nutritional Biology

Major Professor

Sonja Hess

Advanced Degree
  • Doctor of Medicine
Previous relevant employment and international experience

Visiting Assistant Project Scientist, University of California, Davis/ Niger Maternal Nutrition Project, Zinder, Niger (West Africa) from April 2013-September 2015; Short-Term Scholar, University of California, Davis, Department of Nutrition from October 2012-March  2013; Scientific Field Coordinator, Zinc 7-20 Project, Orodara, Burkina Faso (West Africa) from August 2009-September 2012

Research Interests

Human nutrition and public health with focus on 1) maternal and child nutrition,  2) interactions between micronutrient deficiencies and infection, and 3) stable isotope techniques for body composition, breastfeeding and micronutrient deficiencies assessment.