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Martin W. Bloem, MD

Chief Nutrition and HIV/AIDS Policy UN World Food Program

Associate Professor

- Adjunct

Departmental Affiliation(s):

International Health

Education

MD , University of Utrecht , 1981
PhD , University of Maastricht , 1989

Overview

Nutrition, PEM, Micronutrient deficiencies, Food Security, HIV/AIDS

International Health

  • Nutrition and Health in Developing Countries. 2008 Second Edition Eds Richard D. Semba & Martin W. Bloem, Humana Press, Totowa, NJ

  • Souganidis ES, Sun K, de Pee S, Kraemer K, Rah JH, Moench-Pfanner R, Sari M,
    Bloem MW, Semba RD. Relationship of Maternal Knowledge of Anemia with Maternal
    and Child Anemia and Health-Related Behaviors Targeted at Anemia Among Families
    in Indonesia. Matern Child Health J. 2012 Jan 13. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed
    PMID: 22241619.
    2: Rah JH, Depee S, Kraemer K, Steiger G, Bloem MW, Spiegel P, Wilkinson C,
    Bilukha O. Program experience with micronutrient powders and current evidence. J 
    Nutr. 2012 Jan;142(1):191S-6S. Epub 2011 Nov 30. PubMed PMID: 22131547.
    3: Semba RD, Campbell AA, Sun K, de Pee S, Akhter N, Moench-Pfanner R, Rah JH,
    Badham J, Kraemer K, Bloem MW. Paternal smoking is associated with greater food
    insecurity among poor families in rural Indonesia. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr.
    2011;20(4):618-23. PubMed PMID: 22094848.
    4: Ndemwa P, Klotz CL, Mwaniki D, Sun K, Muniu E, Andango P, Owigar J, Rah JH,
    Kraemer K, Spiegel PB, Bloem MW, de Pee S, Semba RD. Relationship of the
    availability of micronutrient powder with iron status and hemoglobin among women 
    and children in the Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya. Food Nutr Bull. 2011
    Sep;32(3):286-91. PubMed PMID: 22073802.
    5: Rah JH, de Pee S, Halati S, Parveen M, Mehjabeen SS, Steiger G, Bloem MW,
    Kraemer K. Provision of micronutrient powder in response to the Cyclone Sidr
    emergency in Bangladesh: cross-sectional assessment at the end of the
    intervention. Food Nutr Bull. 2011 Sep;32(3):277-85. PubMed PMID: 22073801.
    6: de Pee S, Spiegel P, Kraemer K, Wilkinson C, Bilukha O, Seal A, Macias K, Oman
    A, Fall AB, Yip R, West K, Zlotkin S, Bloem MW. Assessing the impact of
    micronutrient intervention programs implemented under special
    circumstances--meeting report. Food Nutr Bull. 2011 Sep;32(3):256-63. PubMed
    PMID: 22073799.

    1. Souganidis ES, Sun K, de Pee S, Kraemer K, Rah JH, Moench-Pfanner R, Sari M,Bloem MW, Semba RD. Relationship of Maternal Knowledge of Anemia with Maternaland Child Anemia and Health-Related Behaviors Targeted at Anemia Among Familiesin Indonesia. Matern Child Health J. 2012 Jan 13.

    2: Rah JH, Depee S, Kraemer K, Steiger G, Bloem MW, Spiegel P, Wilkinson C,Bilukha O. Program experience with micronutrient powders and current evidence. J Nutr. 2012 Jan;142(1):191S-6S. 

    3: Semba RD, Campbell AA, Sun K, de Pee S, Akhter N, Moench-Pfanner R, Rah JH,Badham J, Kraemer K, Bloem MW. Paternal smoking is associated with greater foodinsecurity among poor families in rural Indonesia. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr.2011;20(4):618-23. 

    4: Ndemwa P, Klotz CL, Mwaniki D, Sun K, Muniu E, Andango P, Owigar J, Rah JH,Kraemer K, Spiegel PB, Bloem MW, de Pee S, Semba RD. Relationship of theavailability of micronutrient powder with iron status and hemoglobin among women and children in the Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya. Food Nutr Bull. 2011Sep;32(3):286-91.


  • 5: Rah JH, de Pee S, Halati S, Parveen M, Mehjabeen SS, Steiger G, Bloem MW,Kraemer K. Provision of micronutrient powder in response to the Cyclone Sidremergency in Bangladesh: cross-sectional assessment at the end of theintervention. Food Nutr Bull. 2011 Sep;32(3):277-85.


  • 6: de Pee S, Spiegel P, Kraemer K, Wilkinson C, Bilukha O, Seal A, Macias K, OmanA, Fall AB, Yip R, West K, Zlotkin S, Bloem MW. Assessing the impact ofmicronutrient intervention programs implemented under specialcircumstances--meeting report. Food Nutr Bull. 2011 Sep;32(3):256-63. PubMedPMID: 22073799.

    7. Campbell AA, de Pee S, Sun K, Kraemer K, Thorne-Lyman A, Moench-Pfanner R, Sari M, Akhter N, Bloem MW, Semba RD. Household rice expenditure and maternal and child nutritional status in bangladesh. J Nutr. 2010 Jan;140(1):189S-94S. Epub 2009 Nov 25. PubMed PMID: 19939999.

  • 8. de Pee S, Brinkman HJ, Webb P, Godfrey S, Darnton-Hill I, Alderman H, Semba RD, Piwoz E, Bloem MW. How to ensure nutrition security in the global economic crisis to protect and enhance development of young children and our common future. J Nutr. 2010 Jan;140(1):138S-42S. Epub 2009 Nov 25. PubMed PMID: 19939998.