Jenny Washbaugh

Hale 140m

(BS Evolutionary Anthropology, 2015 University of Michigan; MA Anthropology, 2017 University of Colorado Boulder). Jenny is primarily interested in understanding the physiological connections between mother and offspring, with a particular focus on breast milk composition, impacts of early nutritional environments, and infant gut development. Her PhD research examines raw cow's milk bacterial quality, traditional milk consumption practices, and use of raw milk in weaning foods in The Gambia in West Africa and Kenya in East Africa. Her advisor is Dr. Robin Bernstein.