As part of the One Health Caribbean Leadership Series, teams are required to complete a National Project. These projects were designed with the mission of addressing and solving real problems in the various countries. Problems were identified at the interface between human, animal and environmental health.
PROJECT TITLE: A reduction of the Prevalence of Iron deficient Anaemia in women and children in the Community of La Plaine
Create a means of increasing accessibility to foods rich in iron which can contribute to reducing/preventing iron deficiency.
Develop a meal plan with monitoring guidelines amongst a percentage of persons affected with anemia in both groups which have been identified in these communities.
Team Dominica- Dr. Shalauddin Ahmed