Dietitians

Neonatal Dietitians Interest Group (NDIG)

Neonatal Dietitians Interest Group (NDIG) is a sub group of the Paediatric Group of the British Dietetic Association providing an informal network for neonatal dietitians from the UK and Ireland.

Aims

  • To establish a network of dietitians working in neonatology to share practice.
  • To create a forum for discussion of current issues within the field of neonatal nutrition.
  • To provide evidence based education and advice to non-specialists and specialists in the field of neonatology through meetings, study days and a network of experts who can be contacted for advice.
  • To develop links with other professional groups working in neonatology.
  • To undertake joint collaborative audit and research to develop formalised standards and publish work

Chair and secretary details

Chair: Catherine Turner, Specialist Neonatal Dietitian
Dept. of Nutrition & Dietetics, Southmead Hospital, North Bristol NHS Trust
Tel: 0117 414 5428
Email: catherine.turner@nbt.nhs.uk

Membership Secretary: Marian Devlin, Paediatric Dietitian, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Royal Derby Hospital, Derby, DE22 3NE
Tel: 01332 785 233
Email: marian.devlin@nhs.net