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Jesem Douglas Yamall Orellana

Researcher in Nutritional Epidemiology, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, and Collaborating Lecturer, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC)

I am a researcher in public health and nutritional epidemiology at the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz) and the Federal University of Santa Catarina.

I'm particularly interested in indigenous South Americans, epidemiology of infectious diseases (tuberculosis), population-based surveys, morbidity, epidemiology of external causes of mortality, indigenous suicide and child health and indigenous and riverine woman.


  • –present
    researcher in nutritional epidemiology, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation


  • 2003 
    Federal University of Rondonia, Nursing