Dr Jordyn Wallenborn
BRCCH Consortium Member
Jordyn Tinka Wallenborn is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute. Her work focuses on understanding the relationship between human milk and lactation and early childhood development. She is also interested in the impact of individual, interpersonal, and societal factors on breastfeeding practices, and identifying interventions to support breastfeeding mothers. Before joining Swiss TPH, Wallenborn completed a post-doctoral fellowship with the University of California Berkeley Center of Excellence in Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health. She graduated with a BA in Community Health from Minnesota State University Moorhead, an MPH with a concentration in infectious disease management from North Dakota State University, and received her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from Virginia Commonwealth University.