Job opportunity: Research Associate at the Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (CHRIM)
The THRiVE Discovery Lab co-Directed by Dr. Meghan Azad and Natalie Rodriguez is situated at the University of Manitoba and Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (CHRIM). Azad and Rodriguez co-Direct the Manitoba Interdisciplinary Lactation Centre (MILC) and Dr. Azad is Deputy Director of the national CHILD Cohort Study.
The team studies how early-life exposures and experiences shape lifelong health, focusing on infant feeding practices, human milk composition and the infant microbiome. They apply this research in various contexts and geographic settings to understand the development and prevention of asthma, allergies, obesity, malnutrition and growth stunting.
The closing date for receipt of applications is August 31, 2022 and will continue until filled.