Marina Aferiba Tandoh

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Foods and Nutrition

Ph.D. Student

126 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602


workOffice Phone: 706-247-1553


Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation
1st Degree BSc. Biochemistry Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana 2000-2004
2nd Degree MPhil Dietetics University of Ghana 2008-2011


My research area focuses on Micronutrient supplementation among school-age children with parasitic infections.

Current Research

I am currently working on Child feeding and body composition (Overweight/Obesity) among pre- schoolers in Georgia, U.S.A.

Prior Professional Positions

Organization / Department Title Years of Service
Department of Foods and Nutrition