Nicola Calder

Nicola Calder MSc. RNutr.
Food Active Programme Lead, Health Equalities Group

Nicola is the Programme Lead for Food Active and Project Manager for the Healthier Place Healthier Future Programme. She has worked with Food Active for many years, specifically supporting the NHS Declaration on Healthy Weight and Cheshire and Merseyside NHS Prevention Pledge.

She has worked as a Research Associate with the Food Policy Team at the Department of Public Health and Policy at the University of Liverpool. Nicola has previously led work on the Food and Nutrition Programme for the Health Equalities Group and Heart of Mersey, which she joined following a secondment to the Department of Health North West, where she was part of the Food and Nutrition Team. Nicola has over 18 years’ experience working within public health nutrition.


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