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Faculty Physicians

Mark J. Manary, MD

Helene B Roberson Prof of Pediatrics
Director, Global Harvest Alliance,

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Nutrition, developing countries-nutrition, Potassium supplementation, protein kenetics, kwashiorkor

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  • Education
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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: First Floor
Office Phone: 314-454-6111

Education

Education

Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1982
B.S.: Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 1977

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Droplet digital PCR quantifies host inflammatory transcripts in feces reliably and reproducibly.
Stauber J, Shaikh N, Ordiz MI, Tarr PI, Manary MJ
Cell Immunol. 2016 Apr 6; pii: S0008-8749(16)30016-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cellimm.2016.03.007.

PMID:
    27063479
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Environmental Enteric Dysfunction Includes a Broad Spectrum of Inflammatory Responses and Epithelial Repair Processes.
Yu J, Ordiz MI, Stauber J, Shaikh N, Trehan I, Barnell E, Head RD, Maleta K, Tarr PI, Manary MJ
Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 Feb; 2(2)158-174.e1.

PMID:
    26973864
    [PubMed]
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New insights into environmental enteric dysfunction.
Trehan I, Kelly P, Shaikh N, Manary MJ
Arch Dis Child. 2016 Mar 1; pii: archdischild-2015-309534. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2015-309534.

PMID:
    26933151
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Gut bacteria that prevent growth impairments transmitted by microbiota from malnourished children.
Blanton LV, Charbonneau MR, Salih T, Barratt MJ, Venkatesh S, Ilkaveya O, Subramanian S, Manary MJ, Trehan I, Jorgensen JM, Fan YM, Henrissat B, Leyn SA, Rodionov DA, Osterman AL, Maleta KM, Newgard CB, Ashorn P, Dewey KG, Gordon JI
Science. 2016 Feb 19; 351(6275)pii: aad3311. doi: 10.1126/science.aad3311.

PMID:
    26912898
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Including whey protein and whey permeate in ready-to-use supplementary food improves recovery rates in children with moderate acute malnutrition: a randomized, double-blind clinical trial.
Stobaugh HC, Ryan KN, Kennedy JA, Grise JB, Crocker AH, Thakwalakwa C, Litkowski PE, Maleta KM, Manary MJ, Trehan I
Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 Mar; 103(3)926-33. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.115.124636.

PMID:
    26864368
    [PubMed - in process]
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How maternal malnutrition affects linear growth and development in the offspring.
Papathakis PC, Singh LN, Manary MJ
Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2016 Jan 26; pii: S0303-7207(16)30025-9. doi: 10.1016/j.mce.2016.01.024.

PMID:
    26820126
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Acceptability of locally produced ready-to-use therapeutic foods in Ethiopia, Ghana, Pakistan and India.
Weber JM, Ryan KN, Tandon R, Mathur M, Girma T, Steiner-Asiedu M, Saalia F, Zaidi S, Soofi S, Okos M, Vosti SA, Manary MJ
Matern Child Nutr. 2016 Jan 18; doi: 10.1111/mcn.12250.

PMID:
    26776270
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Common beans and cowpeas as complementary foods to reduce environmental enteric dysfunction and stunting in Malawian children: study protocol for two randomized controlled trials.
Trehan I, Benzoni NS, Wang AZ, Bollinger LB, Ngoma TN, Chimimba UK, Stephenson KB, Agapova SE, Maleta KM, Manary MJ
Trials. 2015 Nov 14; 16520. doi: 10.1186/s13063-015-1027-0.

PMID:
    26578308
    [PubMed - in process]
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Severe and Moderate Acute Malnutrition Can Be Successfully Managed with an Integrated Protocol in Sierra Leone.
Maust A, Koroma AS, Abla C, Molokwu N, Ryan KN, Singh L, Manary MJ
J Nutr. 2015 Nov; 145(11)2604-9. doi: 10.3945/jn.115.214957.

PMID:
    26423737
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The effect of dietary resistant starch type 2 on the microbiota and markers of gut inflammation in rural Malawi children.
Ordiz MI, May TD, Mihindukulasuriya K, Martin J, Crowley J, Tarr PI, Ryan K, Mortimer E, Gopalsamy G, Maleta K, Mitreva M, Young G, Manary MJ
Microbiome. 2015 Sep 3; 337. doi: 10.1186/s40168-015-0102-9.

PMID:
    26334878
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Effect of emulsifier and viscosity on oil separation in ready-to-use therapeutic food.
Ordiz MI, Ryan KN, Cimo ED, Stoner ME, Loehnig ME, Manary MJ
Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2015; 66(6)642-8. doi: 10.3109/09637486.2015.1077784.

PMID:
    26299733
    [PubMed - in process]
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Resistant starch does not affect zinc homeostasis in rural Malawian children.
May T, Westcott C, Thakwalakwa C, Ordiz MI, Maleta K, Westcott J, Ryan K, Hambidge KM, Miller LV, Young G, Mortimer E, Manary MJ, Krebs NF
J Trace Elem Med Biol. 2015 Apr; 3043-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jtemb.2015.01.005.

PMID:
    25744509
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Functional characterization of IgA-targeted bacterial taxa from undernourished Malawian children that produce diet-dependent enteropathy.
Kau AL, Planer JD, Liu J, Rao S, Yatsunenko T, Trehan I, Manary MJ, Liu TC, Stappenbeck TS, Maleta KM, Ashorn P, Dewey KG, Houpt ER, Hsieh CS, Gordon JI
Sci Transl Med. 2015 Feb 25; 7(276)276ra24. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaa4877.

PMID:
    25717097
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High-Oleic Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food Maintains Docosahexaenoic Acid Status in Severe Malnutrition.
Hsieh JC, Liu L, Zeilani M, Ickes S, Trehan I, Maleta K, Craig C, Thakwalakwa C, Singh L, Brenna JT, Manary MJ
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015 Jul; 61(1)138-43. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000000741.

PMID:
    25633498
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Management of severe acute malnutrition in low-income and middle-income countries.
Trehan I, Manary MJ
Arch Dis Child. 2015 Mar; 100(3)283-7. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2014-306026.

PMID:
    25421910
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Extending supplementary feeding for children younger than 5 years with moderate acute malnutrition leads to lower relapse rates.
Trehan I, Banerjee S, Murray E, Ryan KN, Thakwalakwa C, Maleta KM, Manary MJ
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015 Apr; 60(4)544-9. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000000639.

PMID:
    25419681
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A comprehensive linear programming tool to optimize formulations of ready-to-use therapeutic foods: an application to Ethiopia.
Ryan KN, Adams KP, Vosti SA, Ordiz MI, Cimo ED, Manary MJ
Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Dec; 100(6)1551-8. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.114.090670.

PMID:
    25411290
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Multiple micronutrient supplementation transiently ameliorates environmental enteropathy in Malawian children aged 12-35 months in a randomized controlled clinical trial.
Smith HE, Ryan KN, Stephenson KB, Westcott C, Thakwalakwa C, Maleta K, Cheng JY, Brenna JT, Shulman RJ, Trehan I, Manary MJ
J Nutr. 2014 Dec; 144(12)2059-65. doi: 10.3945/jn.114.201673.

PMID:
    25411039
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Zinc deficiency in children with environmental enteropathy-development of new strategies: report from an expert workshop.
Young GP, Mortimer EK, Gopalsamy GL, Alpers DH, Binder HJ, Manary MJ, Ramakrishna BS, Brown IL, Brewer TG
Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Oct; 100(4)1198-207. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.113.075036.

PMID:
    25240082
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Diagnosis and treatment of severely malnourished children with diarrhoea.
Iannotti LL, Trehan I, Clitheroe KL, Manary MJ
J Paediatr Child Health. 2015 Apr; 51(4)387-95. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12711.

PMID:
    25196813
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