Judyth Jenkins MBE, FBDA

Head of Nutrition and Dietetic Service,  Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Judyth will be presenting Model Ward ; Looking over the  Parapet; Paralysed or Obstructed?

What will the session address?

Healthcare organisations are made up of complex systems and service models. The profession needs a strong profile and a position of respect within the system and the multidisciplinary team,  to champion the role of the dietitian as the enabler of good nutritional care and the best healthcare outcomes. 

About Judyth -  Judyth is Head of Nutrition and Dietetics services  at Cardiff University Health Board  and  represents the profession  across a range of advisory  Government  and professional Committees . She is currently vice chair of the Welsh  Government, Therapies Advisory Committee Judyth has led the  Nutrition and Dietetic  service in this major  tertiary integrated Teaching Health Board   for seventeen years  and leads a high profile  multi  award winning team. Judyth was awarded an MBE In the New Years Honors  list 2015, for services  to People's Health and Well being in Wales . Judyth's interest are centered around delivering value for money and innovation  in a resource constrained environment.