Nutrition & Cancer
17 Oct 2017 17:00-18:30
Committee Room 2a, House of Lords
The Forum’s Vice-Chair, Baroness Walmsley, welcomed members to the Forum’s meeting to discuss the best diet we can follow to reduce our risk of developing cancer; how good nutrition can support patients with different types of cancer during their treatment; and the work of the Cancer and Nutrition NIHR infrastructure collaboration. The guest speakers were: Professor Janet Cade of the University of Leeds; Lucy Eldridge, Dietetic Team Leader at the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust; and Dr Stephen Wootton, Associate Professor in Human Nutrition within Medicine at the University of Southampton and the Deputy Chair of the NIHR Cancer and Nutrition infrastructure collaboration.