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Dr Lucy Cooke

Dr Lucy Cooke is a senior research associate at University College London with expertise in children's food preferences and eating habits.She is involved in work to develop children's healthy food preferences and to consider the impact of the family food environment on children's eating habits.

Siân Robinson

Professor Siân Robinson is Professor of Nutritional Epidemiology within Medicine at the University of Southampton. Siân completed a BSc in Nutrition and a PhD, at Queen Elizabeth College, University of London. Siân is responsible for the nutritional components of large UK cohort studies focusing on nutrition across the lifecourse with a particular focus on early life influences on growth and development.

Professor Carolyn Summerbell

Professor Summerbell is Principal, and Professor of Human Nutrition, at John Snow College in Durham and is also a dietitian and registered nutritionist. Carolyn is a world expert in obesity and is involved in projects internationally which aim to tackle the current rise in childhood obesity. 

Anna Van Der Hurd

Anna Van Der Hurd is the Director of the funding charity The A Team Foundation and brings with her considerable experience in running and supporting charities and ensuring that work is completed efficiently and effectively. Anna currently lives in New York and combines her charity management with developing her fine art skills.