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Jike-Wai Ododobari



Miss Jike-Wai  Ododobari obtained her B.ED  degree in Home Economics from Rivers state college of Education (2000).  M.Sc  in Human nutrition from the University of Nigeria (2008). A Lecturer in the University of Port Harcourt. Her research interest spans the following areas Nutritional and phytochemistry of food, food processing, community and public health nutrition, and Local food diversity in relation to health. She is a member of several professional bodies including Nutrition society of Nigeria, Agricultural extension society of Nigeria and Organic Agriculture for Tertiary Institution in Nigeria (OAPTIN)



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 Research works include

  •    Nutrient composition of species shellfish in Niger Delta.
  •    Nutritional composition of cultured mushroom and acceptability of its product.
  •    Awareness and use of nutrition information on labels of packaged snacks.
  •    Consumption pattern of shellfish in Rivers state.
  •    Nutrient composition and acceptability of product developed from cultured mushroom.
  •    Fruit consumption pattern and nutrition knowledge among students in tertiary institution.
  •    Determinants of organic farming practices among arable crop farmers.


Ongoing research

  •    Water consumption in rural areas: implication for health extension services.
  •    Nutrient and chemical evaluation of M.arboreus and products.