Tabitha Ward

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Tabitha is one of our freelance dietitians. In her full-time role, she works as a senior dietitian for a local authority, providing personalised nutrition advice to children and adults.

She is also a freelance health writer for Men’s Fitness Magazine, The Health Nutritionist, NHD, Men’s Health Magazine and websites such as Rhritrition, covering a variety of nutritional topics, helping to bridge the gap between food and health.

Qualifications

  • Registered dietitian: DT30878
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Dietetics, Glasgow Caledonian University
  • BSc (Hons) in Human Nutrition and Food Marketing with placement, Newcastle University
  • Committee member for the BDA Obesity Specialist group
  • BDA full member
  • ASO member (Association for the study of obesity)
  • Awarded the Yakult Educational Grant, this will be used to fund Dympna Pearson’s behaviour change course parts 1, 2 and 3
  • Awarded the BDA Pat Judd Travel Scholarship to work on a nutrition education programme in Nepal
  • Winner of the BDA Sustainable Meals Hack Competition
  • Awarded a place at the EASO (European Association for the Study of Obesity) Obesity Management Virtual Masterclass

Continued professional development

  • BDA Weight Management in Pregnancy training
  • SCOPE childhood obesity training

See Tabitha’s HCPC registration here