Senior Health Promotion Specialist at Bristol Education Centre.
Jessica is a Senior Health Promotion Specialist. Her role involves working in early years at Bristol City Council and focuses to improve nutrition and increase physical activity in early year’s settings. Prior to this she worked with Sure Start Local Programmes supporting the delivery of health and before that as a Paediatric Dietitian. These roles have given her the opportunity to experience working together with many different agencies across education, social care and health to achieve better health outcomes for children and their families. She was part of the Advisory Panel that was responsible for the development of the ‘Eat Better, Start Better’ guidance on food and drink in early years settings.
Jessica is presenting as part of the Healthcare Professional Panel in the afternoon Plenary on Day 2.
Working in partnership to provide practical advice to parents and carers feeding babies in the first year of life.
Moderated by Catherine Collins.