Food & Nutrition in Refugees Situations. Ramona Sunderwirth, MD Global Health Fellowship Lecture Series St Lukes/Roosevelt Hospital Center. Emergency Food & Nutrition in Refugee Situations. Objectives Assessment Interventions Nutrient Deficiencies Surveillance & Monitoring.
Food & Nutrition in Refugees Situations
Ramona Sunderwirth, MD
Global Health Fellowship
St Lukes/Roosevelt Hospital Center
Quantity of Commodity Required=
Ration/person/day X no. benef. X no. days
 Aggravating factors are: i) General food ration below the mean energy requirement (<2100 kcal/kg/person), ii) Crude Death Rate greater than 1/10 000/day and iii) Epidemic of measles or whooping cough.
 This may include therapeutic care integrated into primary health system (hospitals and health centres).
wheat soya blend (WSB)