Introduction to Child Nutrition

Introduction to Child Nutrition is led by Maya Adam who brings her medical expertise and enthusiasm for child nutrition to this highly successful Coursera MOOC with more than 200,000 learners. The course examines child nutrition by featuring the importance of home cooking, the elements of a balanced meal, and the purchase of healthy foods amongst other topics through a mix of videos, exercises, and cooking demonstrations designed for a broad public audience. An article evaluating the impact of the course was one of the top ten most influential papers in 2015 in the journal in which it was published and has reached more than 15000 viewers since it was published.