Heidi previously worked on a short qualitative project with Middlesbrough Council and Teesside University investigating inclusivity in local public health campaigns.
Most recently Heidi was Research Associate on an NENC NIHR ARC funded project evaluating the NHS TEWV Nutrition and Body Mass Index Clinical Link Pathway for people living with Severe Mental Illness and/or Learning Disabilities.
Heidi is also a part-time PhD student.
Heidi is interested in the tailoring of mental health support and services to specific populations and in making public health information more inclusive and accessible to improve health literacy.
As an Association for Nutrition (AfN) registered nutritionist, Heidi is also interested in weight management and the obesogenic environment.