Grandi Byen-supporting child growth and development through integrated, responsive parenting, nutrition and hygiene: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Kohl PL, Gyimah EA, Diaz J, Kuhlmann FM, Dulience SJ, Embaye F, Brown DS, Guo S, Luby JL, Nicholas JL, Turner J, Chapnick M, Pierre JM, Boncy J, St Fleur R, Black MM, Iannotti LL. BMC Pediatrics 2022 Jan 21;22(1):54. doi: 10.1186/s12887-021-03089-x. PMID: 35062907


Aquatic Animal Foods for Nutrition Security and Child Health. Iannotti LL, Blackmore I, Cohn R, Chen F, Gyimah EA, Chapnick M, Humphries A. Food Nutr Bull. 2021 Dec 14:3795721211061924. doi: 10.1177/03795721211061924

Ecological community: Heterarchical organization in a contemporary agri-food system in Northern Andes. Gallegos-Riofrío CA, Waters WF, Carrasco-Torrontegui A, Iannotti L. Geoforum, Volume 127, 2021, Pages 1-11, ISSN 0016-7185, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2021.09.011.

Heavy metal blood concentrations in association with sociocultural characteristics, anthropometry and anemia among Kenyan adolescents. Ashley-Martin J., Iannotti L., Lesorogol C., Hilton C., Owuor Olunhag C., Zava T., Needham B., Cui Y., Brindle E., Straight B. International Journal of Environmental Health Research. 2021 Jun 2:1-15. doi: 10.1080/09603123.2021.1929871.

Land degradation and the link to increased livelihood vulnerabilities among indigenous populations in the Andes of Ecuador. Blackmore, I., Iannotti, L., Rivera, C., Waters, W.F., Lesorogol, C. (2021). Land Use Policy, Volume 107, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2021.105522

Impacts of an egg  complementary feeding trial on energy intake and dietary diversity in Malawi. Lutter C, Caswell B, Arnold, C, Iannotti L, Maleta K, Chipatala R, Prado E, Stewart C. Maternal & Child Nutrition. 2021 Jan 17. doi: 10.1111/mcn.13055

Exclusive breastfeeding among working mothers in Kenya: Perspectives from women, families and employers. Ickes, S. B., Sanders, H., Denno, D. M., Myhre, J. A., Kinyua, J., Singa, B., Lemein, H. S., Iannotti, L. L., Farquhar, C., Walson, J. L., & Nduati, R. (2021). Maternal & Child Nutrition, e13194. https://doi.org/10.1111/mcn.13194

The impact of seasonality and climate variability on livelihood security in the Ecuadorian Andes. Blackmore, I., Rivera, C., Waters, W.F., Iannotti, L., Lesorogol, C. (2021) Climate Risk Management. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crm.2021.100279.


Transnational educational partnerships: achieving public health impact through cross-cultural pedagogical approaches in Haiti. Galvin M, Chapnick M, Antenor L, Joseph D, Dulience B, Jean-Louis S, and Iannotti, L. (2020) Transnational educational partnerships: achieving public health impact through cross-cultural pedagogical approaches in Haiti, International Journal of Health Promotion and Education, DOI: 10.1080/14635240.2020.1843187


Nutrition among children of migrant construction workers in Ahmedabad, India. Ravindranath D, Trani JF, Iannotti L. International Journal for Equity in Health. 2019 Sept 17. 18(143).

The effect of eggs on early child growth in rural Malawi: the Mazira Project randomized controlled trial. Stewart C, Caswell B, Iannotti L, Lutter C, Arnold C, Chipatala R, Prado E, Maleta K. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2019 Aug 6. doi: pii: nqz163. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqz163.

Effectiveness of provision of animal-source foods for supporting optimal growth and development in children 6 to 59 months of age. Eaton JC, Rothpletz-Puglia P, Dreker MR, Iannotti L, Lutter C, Kaganda J, Rayco-Solon P. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2019 Feb 19;2.


The Lulun Project’s social marketing strategy in a trial to introduce eggs during complementary feeding in Ecuador. Gallegos-Riofrío CA, Waters WF, Salvador JM, Carrasco AM, Lutter CK, Stewart CP, Iannotti L. Matern Child Nutr. 2018 Oct;14 Suppl 3:e12700.

Public Health Seminar: classics to contemporary cases for a new pedagogy. Iannotti L, Chapnick M, Eyler A, Hobson A, Sebert Kuhlmann A, Kreuter M. Pedagogy in Health Promotion. 2018 Sept. 5(2):124-131

Water metal contaminants in a potentially mineral deficient population of Haiti. Rivera-Núñez Z, Pan Z, Dulience B, Becker H, Giammar D, Steensma J, Iannotti L. International Journal of Environmental Health Research. 2018 Aug 4. doi: 10.1080/09603123.2018.1499880 

The potential of a simple egg to improve maternal and child nutrition. Lutter, C., Waters W, Gallegos C, Karp C, Lutter C, Stewart C, Iannotti L. Maternal & Child Nutrition Supplement. 2018 Oct;14 Suppl 3:e12678.

Maternal diet and morbidity factors associated with low birth weight in Haiti: a case-control study. Rashid A, Park T, Macneal K, Iannotti L, Ross W.  Health Equity (in press).

Brain Nutrition:  a Lifespan Approach. Goyal M, Iannotti L, Raichle M.  Annual Reviews, 2018 Jun 1.

Small livestock and aquaculture programming impacts on household livelihood security: a systematic narrative review. Blackmore I, Lesorogol C, Iannotti L. (2018) Journal of Development Effectiveness, Vol. 10 (2): 197-248.

Cracking the egg potential: understanding traditional knowledge, attitudes, and practices in a food-based complementary feeding intervention in highland Ecuador. Waters W, Gallegos C, Karp C, Lutter C, Stewart C, Iannotti L. 2018 Jun;39 (2):206-218.

Maternal and familial correlates of anthropometric typologies in the Nutrition Transition of Colombia 2000 – 2010. Parra D, Gomez  L, Iannotti L, Haire-Joshu D, Sebert Kuhlmann A, Brownson R.  Public Health Nutrition 2018 Jun 1:1-11.

Multilevel correlates of household anthropometric typologies in Colombian mothers and their infants. Parra D, Gomez L, Iannotti L, Haire-Joshu, D, Sebert Kuhlmann A, and Brownson R. (2018).  Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics, 3, E6.

Economic determinants of breastfeeding in Haiti: The effects of poverty, food insecurity, and employment on exclusive breastfeeding in an urban population. Lesorogol C, Jean-Louis S, Bond C, Iannotti L. Maternal & Child Nutrition, 2018 Apr;14(2):e12524.

The benefits of animal products for child nutrition in developing countries. Iannotti L. OIE Scientific and Technical Review, Rev. Sci. Tech. Off. Int. Epiz., 2018, 37 (1), 37-46.


Eggs early in complementary feeding increased choline pathway biomarkers and DHA: a randomized controlled trial in Ecuador. Iannotti L, Lutter C, Waters W, Gallegos Riofrío C, Malo C, Reinhart G, Palacios A, Karp C, Chapnick M,  Cox K, Aguirre S, Narvaez L, López F, Sidhu R, Kell P, Jiang X, Fujiwara H, Ory D, Young R, Stewart C. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2017 Dec; 106 (6):1482-1489.

Genome-Nutrition Divergence:  Evolving understandings of the malnutrition spectrum. Eaton J, Iannotti L. Nutrition Reviews 2017 Nov 1;75 (11): 934-950.

Eggs in early complementary feeding and child growth: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Iannotti L, Lutter C, Stewart C, Gallegos Riofrío C, Malo C, Reinhart G, Palacios A, Karp C, Chapnick M,  Cox K, Waters W. Pediatrics. 2017 Jun 7. doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-3459.


Fortified Snack Reduced Anemia in Rural School-Aged Children of Haiti: A Cluster Randomized, Controlled Trial. Iannotti L, Dulience S, Joseph S, Cooley C, Tufte T, Cox K, Eaton J, Delnatus J, Wolff P.  PLoS One. 2016

Nutrition factors predict earlier acquisition of motor and language milestones among young children in Haiti. Iannotti L, Dulience S, Wolff P, Cox K, Lesorogol C, Kohl P. Acta Paediatrica. 2016

Early nutrition transition in Haiti: linking food purchasing and availability to overweight status in school-aged children. Morshed A, Becker H, Delnatus J, Wolff P, Iannotti L. Public Health Nutrition. 2016


The Determinants of Anemia and Hemoglobin Concentration in Haitian School-Aged Children. Iannotti L, Delnatus J, Odom A, Eaton J, Griggs J, Brown S, Wolff P.  American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2015

Ready-to-use supplementary food increases fat mass and BMI in Haitian school-age children. Iannotti L, Henretty N, Delnatus J, Previl W, Stehl T, Vorkoper S, Bodden J, Maust A, Smidt R, Nash M, Tamimie C, Owen B, Wolff P.  Journal of Nutrition. 2015

The nutrition transition in Colombia over a decade: a novel household classification system of anthropometric measures. Parra D, Iannotti L, Gomez L, Pachón H, Haire-Joshu D, Sarmiento O, Sebert Kuhlmann A, and Brownson R. Archives of Public Health. 2015


Diagnosis and treatment of severely malnourished children with diarrhoea. Iannotti L, Trehan I, Clitheroe K, Manary M. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2014

Animal milk sustains micronutrient nutrition and child anthropometry among pastoralists in Samburu, Kenya. Iannotti L, Lesorogol C. American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 2014

Dietary intakes and micronutrient adequacy related to the changing livelihoods of two pastoralist communities in Samburu, Kenya. Iannotti L, Lesorogol C. Current Anthropology. 2014

Eggs: the uncracked potential for improving maternal and young child nutrition among the world’s poor. Iannotti L, Lutter C, Bunn D, Stewart C. Nutrition Reviews. 2014

Preventative lipid-based nutrient supplements and young child feeding practices: findings from qualitative research in Haiti. Lesorogol C, Jean-Louis S, Green J, Iannotti L. Maternal & Child Nutrition. 2014

Resurrecting “international” and “public” in global health: has the pendulum swung too far? Sebert-Kuhlmann A, Iannotti L. American Journal of Public Health. 2014

Livestock production, animal source food intake, and young child growth: the role of gender for ensuring nutrition. Jin M, Iannotti L. Social Science and Medicine. 2014

Linear growth increased among young children in an urban slum of Haiti: a randomized controlled trial of a lipid-based nutrient supplement. Iannotti L, Dulience SJ, Green J, Joseph S, François J, Anténor ML, Lesorogol C, Mounce J, Nickerson NM. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2014

Social enterprise and development: the KickStart Model. Galvin M, Iannotti L. Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations. 2014


Review of the safety and efficacy of vitamin A supplementation in the treatment of children with severe acute malnutrition. Iannotti L, Trehan I, Manary M. Nutrition Journal. 2013; 12: 125.

Contextualizing complementary feeding in a broader framework for stunting prevention. Special Issue: Promoting Healthy Growth and Preventing Childhood Stunting. Stewart C, Iannotti L, Dewey K, Michaelson K, Onyango A. Maternal & Child Nutrition. 2013 Sept; 9(S2): 27-45.

Key principles to improve programmes and interventions in complementary feeding. Special Issue: Promoting Healthy Growth and Preventing Childhood Stunting. Lutter C, Iannotti L, Creed-Kanashiro H, Roberts R, Daelmans B, Guyon A. Maternal & Child Nutrition. 2013 Sept; 9(S2): 101-115.

Spatial analysis of undernutrition of children in Léogâne Commune, Haiti. Spray A, Eddy B, Hipp A, Iannotti L. Food and Nutrition Bulletin. 2013 Dec; 34(4): 444-461(18).

Nutritional impact of highly pathogenic avian influenza in Kenya. Iannotti L, Roy D. Food and Nutrition Bulletin. 2013 Sep; 34(3): 299-309.

Review of milk and dairy programmes affecting nutrition. Iannotti L, Muehlhoff E, Mcmahon D. Journal of Development Effectiveness. 2013; 5(1): 82-115.

Using program impact pathways to understand and improve the program delivery, utilization and potential for impact of Helen Keller International’s Homestead Food Production Program in Cambodia. Olney D, Vicheka S, Kro M, Chakriya C, Talukder Z, Quinn V, Iannotti L, Becker E, Roopnaraine T. Food andNutrition Bulletin. 2013 Jun; 34(2): 169-84.


Early growth velocities and weight gain plasticity improve linear growth in Peruvian infants. Iannotti L, Zavaleta N, Huasaquiche C, Leon Z, Caulfield LE. Maternal & Child Nutrition. 2012 Oct (Epub ahead of print).

Food prices and poverty negatively affect micronutrient intakes in Guatemala. Journal of Nutrition. Iannotti L, Robles M, Pachón H, Chiarella C. 2012 Aug; 142 (8): 1568-76.


Negative impact on calorie intake associated with the 2006-2008 food price crisis in Latin America. Iannotti L, Robles M. Food and Nutrition Bulletin. 2011 Jun; 32(2): 112-123.


Maternal zinc supplementation reduces diarrheal morbidity in Peruvian infants. Iannotti L, Zavaleta N, León Z, Huasquiche C, Shankar A, Caulfield L. Journal of Pediatrics. 2010 Jun;156(6): 960-4, 964.e1-2.


Assessing impact and impact pathways of a homestead food production program on household and child nutrition in Cambodia. Olney D, Talukder Z, Iannotti L, Ruel M, Quinn V. Food and Nutrition Bulletin. 2009 Dec; 30(4): 355-69.

Growth and body composition of Peruvian infants in a periurban setting. Iannotti L, Zavaleta N, León Z, Caulfield LE. Food and Nutrition Bulletin. 2009 Sep; 30(3): 245-53.


Maternal zinc supplementation and growth in Peruvian infants. Iannotti L, Zavaleta N, León Z, Shankar A, Caulfield L. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2008 July; 88(1): 154-60.

HIV-positive poor women may stop breast-feeding early to protect their infants from HIV infection although available replacement diets are grossly inadequate. Lunney KM, Jenkins AL, Tavengwa NV, Majo F, Chidhanguro D, Iliff P, Strickland GT, Piwoz E, Iannotti L, Humphrey JH. Journal of Nutrition. 2008 Feb; 138(2): 351-7.


Iron supplementation in early childhood: health benefits and risks. Iannotti L, Tielsch JM, Black MM, Black RE. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2006 Dec; 84(6): 1261-76.


Iron deficiency anemia and depleted body iron reserves are prevalent among pregnant African-American adolescents. Iannotti L, O’Brien KO, Chang SC, Mancini J, Schulman-Nathanson M, Liu S, Harris ZL, Witter FR. Journal of Nutrition. 2005 Nov; 135(11): 2572-7.