governors & advisors

The NNEdPro Directors report to the Finance, Audit and Risk Committee (FinARC), which comprises key representatives drawn from the Strategic Advisory Committee (SAC). The FinARC and SAC are both convened during a Strategy Day that is organised at least annually (coinciding with the Annual Summit in Cambridge). The BDA Chief Executive serves as the FinARC Chair and is also the Ex-Officio SAC Co-Chair (along with the NNEdPro Executive Director).

Finance, Audit and Risk Committee (FinARC)

Andy Burman
Chief Executive of the BDA
FinARC Chair
Assoc Prof Suzanne Piscopo
Associate Professor at University of Malta
Prof John O'Brien
Director at the Food Observatory

Strategic Advisory Committee (SAC)

British Dietetic Association

Andy Burman
Chief Executive of the BDA
SAC Co-Chair
Pauline Mulholland
Lead Dietitian, South Eastern Trust (NI) | BDA Director

Cambridge Institutions

Prof Toni Vidal-Puig
Prof of Molecular Nutrition and Metabolism
Prof Christi Deaton
Florence Nightingale Foundation Professor of Clinical Nursing Research
Prof Ianthi Tsimpli
Chair of English and Applied Linguistics
Caroline Heyes
Nutrition and Dietetics Service Manager, Addenbrooke's Hospital

Ulster University

Prof Mary Ward, RD
Prof of Nutrition and Dietetics

Imperial College London

Prof Kausik Ray
Chair of Public Health, Honorary Consultant in Cardiology

Parma University

Dr Francesca Scazzina
Assistant Prof in Human Nutrition

British Medical Journal

Janet O'Flaherty
Publisher, BMJ Journals

London, UK

Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior

Assoc Prof Suzanne Piscopo
Associate Professor at University of Malta

LGC Group

Selvarani Elahi
Deputy Government Chemist and Nominated Officer

Swiss Re Institute

Dr Jeff Bohn
Chief Research and Innovation Officer Head, SRI Research and Engagement


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Dr Kathy Martyn RN, RNutr
Principal Lecturer Nutrition/Disability Liaison Tutor
School of Health Sciences
University of Brighton

The Lord Rana Foundation Trust

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Sameer Seth

Monash University

Melissa Adamski, APD
Project Lead,
Department of Nutrition, Dietetics
Monash University

University of Wollongong

Prof Eleanor Beck, APD
Discipline Leader Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Medicine Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
University of Wollongong

Independent Advisors

Dr Manash Chatterjee
Founder and Director of Bench Bio
Kate Guberg
UK Research and Innovation
Prof John O'Brien
Director at the Food Observatory

Emeritus Advisors

Prof Steve Gillam
Consultant in Public Health and General Practitioner
Dr Joan Gandy
Consultant Dietitian
Sally Standley
Former Director of Innovation, Cambridge University Health Partners



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