Lindsey Locks, ScD
Assistant Professor
Boston University College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Dept of Health Sciences

ScD, Harvard School of Public Health
MPH, Columbia University School of Public Health

Dr. Locks is an Assistant Professor of Health Sciences at Boston University's Sargent College and an Assistant Professor of Global Health at the BU School of Public Health. She is a global health nutritional epidemiologist. She has expertise in quantitative research methods; nutrition interventions in low-resource settings; assessment of diet and nutritional status; and maternal, child and adolescent health. She has experience working in both sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia with academic institutions, UN agencies and non-governmental organizations.

Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Global Health

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  1. Locks LM, Nanama S, Addo OY, Albert B, Sandalinas F, Nanema A, Whitehead RD, Garg A, Kupka R, Jefferds ME, Tripp K. An integrated infant and young child feeding and small-quantity lipid-based nutrient supplementation programme in the Democratic Republic of Congo is associated with improvements in breastfeeding and handwashing behaviours but not dietary diversity. Matern Child Nutr. 2019 Jan 18; e12784. PMID: 30659750.
  2. Blakstad MM, Smith ER, Etheredge A, Locks LM, McDonald CM, Kupka R, Kisenge R, Aboud S, Bellinger D, Sudfeld CR, Fawzi WW, Manji K, Duggan CP. Nutritional, Socioeconomic, and Delivery Characteristics Are Associated with Neurodevelopment in Tanzanian Children. J Pediatr. 2019 Apr; 207:71-79.e8. PMID: 30559023.
  3. Moucheraud C, Chandyo RK, Henjum S, Strand TA, Ulak M, Fawzi WW, Locks LM, Webb P, Thorne-Lyman AL. Engagement in Agriculture Protects Against Food Insecurity and Malnutrition in Peri-Urban Nepal. Curr Dev Nutr. 2019 Jan; 3(1):nzy078. PMID: 30706046.
  4. Locks LM, Dahal P, Pokharel R, Joshi N, Paudyal N, Whitehead RD, Chitekwe S, Mei Z, Lamichhane B, Garg A, Jefferds ME. Changes in growth, anaemia, and iron deficiency among children aged 6-23 months in two districts in Nepal that were part of the post-pilot scale-up of an integrated infant and young child feeding and micronutrient powder intervention. Matern Child Nutr. 2019 04; 15(2):e12693. PMID: 30226293.
  5. Syed S, Manji KP, McDonald CM, Kisenge R, Aboud S, Sudfeld C, Locks L, Liu E, Fawzi WW, Duggan CP. Biomarkers of Systemic Inflammation and Growth in Early Infancy are Associated with Stunting in Young Tanzanian Children. Nutrients. 2018 Aug 24; 10(9). PMID: 30149537.
  6. Hasan SMT, Rahman S, Locks LM, Rahman M, Hore SK, Saqeeb KN, Khan MA, Ahmed T. Magnitude and determinants of inadequate third-trimester weight gain in rural Bangladesh. PLoS One. 2018; 13(4):e0196190. PMID: 29698483.
  7. Locks LM, Dahal P, Pokharel R, Joshi N, Paudyal N, Whitehead RD, Chitekwe S, Mei Z, Lamichhane B, Garg A, Jefferds ME. Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) Practices Improved in 2 Districts in Nepal during the Scale-Up of an Integrated IYCF and Micronutrient Powder Program. Curr Dev Nutr. 2018 Jun; 2(6):nzy019. PMID: 29984348.
  8. Smith ER, Locks LM, Manji KP, McDonald CM, Kupka R, Kisenge R, Aboud S, Fawzi WW, Duggan CP. Delayed Breastfeeding Initiation Is Associated with Infant Morbidity. J Pediatr. 2017 Dec; 191:57-62.e2. PMID: 29173323.
  9. Locks LM, Reerink I, Tucker Brown A, Gnegne S, Ramalanjaona N, Nanama S, Duggan CP, Garg A. The Impact of Integrated Infant and Young Child Feeding and Micronutrient Powder Intervention on Feeding Practices and Anemia in Children Aged 6-23 Months in Madagascar. Nutrients. 2017 Jun 07; 9(6). PMID: 28590440.
  10. Locks LM, Mwiru RS, Mtisi E, Manji KP, McDonald CM, Liu E, Kupka R, Kisenge R, Aboud S, Gosselin K, Gillman M, Gewirtz AT, Fawzi WW, Duggan CP. Infant Nutritional Status and Markers of Environmental Enteric Dysfunction are Associated with Midchildhood Anthropometry and Blood Pressure in Tanzania. J Pediatr. 2017 Aug; 187:225-233.e1. PMID: 28499715.
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Global Health
Quantitative and qualitative research methods
child and adolescent health
Implementation science
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