Sarita ShresthaTjänstetitel: Doktorand Organisation: Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper
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Om Sarita Shrestha
Sarita is a doctoral student at the NEWBREED program within a thematic area of the biology of ageing. The programme is co-funded by the European Commission through the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, Co-funding of Regional, National and International Programmes (MSCA COFUND).
Before that she has completed her Master of Science in Public Health specialized in Risk research from University of Southern Denmark, Denmark in June 2017. For her master thesis, she did systematic review and meta-analysis on the association between adult height and type 2 diabetes in adulthood in collaboration with the Center for Clinical Research and Prevention at the Bispebjerg and Frederiksbjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark. She also did her bachelor study from Denmark in Global Nutrition and Health with specialization in Public Health Nutrition and Food Policy. Her bachelor thesis was to investigate the role of community gardens in promoting mental wellbeing in Copenhagen; a qualitative study. Sarita also did teaching for primary level for a year in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Sarita is working within the research subject Medicine and Nutrition-Gut-Brain Interactions Research Centre (NGBI) research environments group on the project ‘to examine the impact of age on immune mediated manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease in patients with elderly onset IBD'.