Shane Norris

Shane Norris is a Research Professor in the Department of Paediatrics and is the Director of the MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. He has extensive research experience in longitudinal cohort studies and epidemiology and his research expertise and interest includes: (i) maternal and child health, (ii) child nutrition, growth, body composition, and development; and (ii) intergenerational transmission and developmental origins of obesity and metabolic disease risk.