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Dr. Folake Samuel (Nigeria)
Expertise: Community Nutrition, Micronutrient deficiency and Food Science

About Folake Samuel

Folake Samuel obtained a Bachelors degree in Food Science and Technology (1994), Masters (1997) and Doctoral degrees (2005) in Human Nutrition in Nigeria, and completed her postdoctoral training (2007) in South Africa.

She is a lecturer at the University of Ibadan, where her teaching and research activities focus on community nutrition, micronutrient nutrition, food systems and child feeding.  She has been involved in multinational collaborative research projects and also served as committee member and consultant to several national and international organizations including public and private sector. Her scholarly and professional contributions have been documented as peer-reviewed journal articles, chapters-in-books, conference proceedings and technical reports.