• Nutrition expert Michael Golden speaks with a participant at the UNICEF-supported workshop training health workers to manage complications associated with severe acute malnutrition, in Nouakchott, Mauritania. (unicef.org)
  • NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania, 30 April 2012 - In the world of nutrition, Professor Michael Golden is something of a celebrity. (unicef.org)
  • Mr. Golden is visiting Nouakchott, Mauritania, to train regional health staff, paediatricians and medical doctors in the management of severe acute malnutrition and its medical complications. (unicef.org)
  • Nutrition expert Michael Golden and regional health workers and doctors stand together after a training session in Nouakchott, Mauritania. (unicef.org)
  • Nutrition expert Michael Golden conducts a training session teaching regional health staff and doctors to manage complications of severe acute malnutrition in Nouakchott, Mauritania. (unicef.org)
  • The Mauritania health staff are functioning in a health system that needs development, more nurses and better coordination between health centres and hospitals. (unicef.org)
  • There is also a medical faculty and Mauritania is just about to open six nursing schools. (unicef.org)