BSc (Hons), MSc Public Health Nutrition
Paula Wood has been a registered dietitian for over 30 years. She has special interests in weight loss and gastrointestinal issues.
Paula started her career working in the NHS as a clinical dietitian. She then moved into the field of research, working for the UK Armed Forces where she was involved in studies to help improve the nutritional and physical health of military personnel.
Paula has been working as a freelance dietitian for ten years and enjoys the wide variety of work she does including running her own clinical practice, guest lectures at universities, NHS dietetic gastrointestinal clinics and training student dietitians.
Paula understands the importance of realistic and practical nutrition advice to help people reach their goals – whether this is with therapeutic diets for certain illnesses and conditions or optimising nutrition to improve health and wellbeing. Paula ensures that the advice she provides is evidence-based and sustainable in the long-term.