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Daniel Roth

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Epidemiology Division
Associate Professor
SGS Status
Full Member
Appointment Status
Status Only
Currently Accepting Doctoral Students?

Dr. Daniel Roth is a clinician-scientist and associate professor in the Division of Paediatric Medicine, Department of Paediatrics at The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto. He is a Scientist at the SickKids Research Institute and the SickKids Centre for Global Child Health.  His research focuses on maternal and child nutrition, growth and infectious diseases. He is currently leading an international collaborative study of the early neonatal microbiome and sepsis in Dhaka, Bangladesh.


Associate Professor: Department of Paediatrics

Associate Professor: Dalla Lana School of Public Health (status-only)

Associate Professor: Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (status-only)

Associate Professor: Department of Nutritional Sciences (status-only)

Member, School of Graduate Studies

Researcher: Centre for Child Nutrition and Health, University of Toronto

Other Affiliations

Staff Physician, Paediatric Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children

Scientist, Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children

Research Interests

Child health and nutrition in low-income settings; vitamin D requirements in pregnancy and childhood; infant and child growth; microbiome, probiotics; sepsis; global child health; randomized controlled trials; anthropometry and growth modelling.