Jennifer Smith

Jennifer Smith BSc, MSc

Public Health Lead

Speaker Biography

Jenn Smith has a BSc in Nutrition and Dietetics and MSc Weight Management and has eight years experience in commissioning health improvement programmes from assessing needs, procurement and contract management.

Programmes she has commissioned include, health behaviour change, child and adult weight management, NHS Health Checks in GP Practice and Pharmacy
and a local Responsibility Deal.

Jenn says “I believe commissioning is a two way process, in times of austerity both commissioners and providers need to be realistic and work together to achieve the best outcomes”

Jennifer is presenting the Freelance Group Special Interest Session.


Jennifer will address
‘Strategies for getting your services commissioned’ 

Abstract

This session will take you through the commissioning framework, tips for writing a successful bid and new opportunities in weight management.