Joe Piper

Academic Clinical Fellow in Paediatrics

Joe Piper studies the interactions between malnutrition, infection, growth and development. He is currently performing a sub-study examining body composition within the SHINE trial in Zimbabwe using bio-impedance, skinfold thicknesses and knee-heel length measurements. He is performing a Cochrane review on the effects of water, sanitation and hygiene on child development and also examining the effect of head circumference on recovery from malnutrition in Kenya. He is a paediatrics trainee, and is based in London whilst also working in Zimbabwe and Kenya.