Jef Leroy

Research Fellow

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Location
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Discipline
Medicine

Publications

The impact of Tubaramure, a food-assisted integrated health and nutrition program in Burundi, on household food consumption and maternal and child dietary diversity

Leroy J, Olney D, Bliznashka L, Ruel M

Faseb Journal (2015)

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A Process Evaluation of the PROCOMIDA “Preventing Malnutrition in Children under 2 Approach” in Guatemala

Olney D, Richter S, Becker E, Roopnaraine T, Margolies A, Kennedy A et al.

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The impact of Tubaramure, a food-assisted integrated health and nutrition program in Burundi, on maternal and child anemia

Leroy J, Olney D, Ruel M

The FASEB Journal (2015)

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Using Height-For-Age Difference instead of Height-For-Age Z-Scores for the Meaningful Measurement of Catch-up Growth in Children Less Than 5 years of Age

Leroy J, Ruel M, Habicht J, Frongillo E

The Fight Against Hunger and Malnutrition - The Role of Food, Agriculture, and Targeted Policies (2015)

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Evaluation of Nutrition Sensitive Interventions

Olney D, Leroy J, Ruel M

Nutrition and Health in Developing Countries (2015)

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Measuring the Food Access Dimension of Food Security: A Critical Review and Mapping of Indicators

Leroy J, Ruel M, Frongillo E, Harris J, Ballard T

Food and Nutrition Bulletin (2015)

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Reply to Victora et al.

Leroy J, Ruel M, Habicht J, Frongillo E

Journal of Nutrition (2014)

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Maternal education mitigates the negative effects of higher income on the double burden of child stunting and maternal overweight in rural Mexico.

Leroy J, Habicht J, González de Cossío T, Ruel M

The Journal of nutrition (2014)

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Linear Growth Deficit Continues to Accumulate beyond the First 1000 Days in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Global Evidence from 51 National Surveys.

Leroy J, Ruel M, Habicht J, Frongillo E

The Journal of nutrition (2014)

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The Oportunidades program's fortified food supplement, but not improvements in the home diet, increased the intake of key micronutrients in rural Mexican children aged 12-59 months.

Ramírez-Silva I, Rivera J, Leroy J, Neufeld L

The Journal of nutrition (2013)

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Cash and in-Kind Transfers Lead to Excess Weight Gain in a Population of Women with a High Prevalence of Overweight in Rural Mexico.

Leroy J, Gadsden P, González de Cossío T, Gertler P

The Journal of Nutrition (2013)

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Effectiveness of preventive school-based obesity interventions in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review.

Verstraeten R, Roberfroid D, Lachat C, Leroy J, Holdsworth M, Maes L et al.

The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (2012)

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The impact of daycare programmes on child health, nutrition and development in developing countries: a systematic review

Leroy J, Gadsden P, Guijarro M

Journal of Development Effectiveness (2012)

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Improving enrollment and utilization of the Oportunidades program in Mexico could increase its effectiveness.

Leroy J, Vermandere H, Neufeld L, Bertozzi S

The Journal of nutrition (2008)

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Only children of the head of household benefit from increased household food diversity in northern Ghana.

Leroy J, Razak A, Habicht J

The Journal of nutrition (2008)

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Micronutrient impact of multisectoral programs focusing on nutrition: examples from conditional cash transfer, microcredit with education, and agricultural programs

Leroy J, Ruel M, Verhofstadt E, Olney D

Micronutrient Forum. Photocopy (2009)

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Cash and In-Kind Transfers in Poor Rural Communities in Mexico Increase Household Fruit, Vegetable, and Micronutrient Consumption but Also Lead to Excess Energy Consumption

Leroy J, Gadsden P, Rodriguez-Ramirez S, Gonzalez De Cossio T

Journal of Nutrition (2010)

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The impact of conditional cash transfer programmes on child nutrition: a review of evidence using a programme theory framework

Leroy J, Ruel M, Verhofstadt E

Journal of Development Effectiveness (2009)

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Establishing a Belgian Nutrition Society (BNS): Filling the Void (Editorial)

Cani P, Clarys P, Clinquart A, De Henauw S, Delzenne N, Deriemaeker P et al.

Archives of Public Health (2009)

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The Oportunidades Program Increases the Linear Growth of Children Enrolled at Young Ages in Urban Mexico

Nutrition I, Leroy J, Leroy J, Garcia-Guerra A, Garcia R, Dominguez C et al.

J Nutr (2008)

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Only children of the head of household benefit from increased household food diversity in northern Ghana.

Leroy J, Razak A, Habicht J

The Journal of nutrition (2008)

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Invited Review: Role of livestock in human nutrition and health for poverty reduction in developing countries

Randolph T, Schelling E, Grace D, Nicholson C, Leroy J, Cole D et al.

J Anim Sci (2007)

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Can interventions to promote animal production ameliorate undernutrition?

Leroy J, Frongillo E

Journal of Nutrition (2007)

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Leroy et al. respond

Leroy J, Habicht J, Pelto G, Bertozzi S

American Journal of Public Health (2007)

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From efficacy to public health impact: a call for research on program delivery and utilization in nutrition

Leroy J, Menon P

J Nutr (2008)

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A Quantitative Determination of the Food Security Status of Rural Farming Households in the Northern Province of South Africa

Leroy J, Van Rooyen J, D'Haese L, de Winter A

Development Southern Africa (2001)

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Improving enrollment and utilization of the Oportunidades program in Mexico could increase its effectiveness

Leroy J, Vermandere H, Neufeld L, Bertozzi S

J Nutr (2008)

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Professional experience

Research Fellow

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

July 2009 - Present

Education history

Cornell University

PhD International Nutrition

Present