Celebrating the Faces of Dietetics this Dietitians Week

Thank you to everyone who got involved this Dietitians Week to make the week one of the best ever. We were blown away by the creativity of your posts and your fantastic support for the profession!

NHS Tayside Weight Management Service launches a series of short films for patients

This week we’re celebrating Dietitians Week and in this blog, we recognise the work of NHS Tayside Weight Management Services, who have developed their first-ever NHS Tayside bespoke educational support videos for their patients.

Working as a Dietitian in industry

As part of Dietitians Week, Benecol's UK Healthcare Professional Marketing Manager Corrine Toyn shares a day in the life of a Dietitian working in industry.

Day in the life of a Dietetic Assistant or Support Worker

We asked Megan Jones, the Dietetic Assistant and Dietetic Support Worker representative on our Board of Directors, to reflect on a “day in the life” of her role as both a Dietetic Assistant and on the BDA Board.

Dietetic Assistants and Support Workers Q & A

Dietetic assistants and support workers are a vital part of the dietetic team, working alongside RDs to support patients and improve services. We put some questions to three of our members to find out more about their roles and why they considered it as a career.

Working as the Dietitian for a fast-growing food brand

Kate Twine RD, Dietitian at Oatly UK, writes about her experience of working for a fast growing food business.

Cultural Diets and the need for diversity in dietetics

With one of the themes for this year’s Dietitians Week celebrating the diversity of the dietetic profession, Anjanee Kohli reflects on the backgrounds and experiences of our colleagues.

Volunteers Week

This week is not just Dietitians Week, it is Volunteers Week! Carlena Probert-Baulch, our Volunteer Officer, talks about the positive impact of our volunteers, especially against the background of COVID-19.