Dr Carrie Ruxton

Dr Carrie Ruxton
Role: 
Honorary Strategic Communications Officer
Organisation: 
Nutrition Communications
Term in Office ends: 
2021

Dr Carrie Ruxton PhD, lead consultant at Nutrition Communications, has over 20 years' experience as a registered dietitian and nutrition expert. Dr Carrie Ruxton is an award-winning dietitan, health writer and TV nutritionist.  With a PhD in Child Nutrition and over 100 published articles on diet and health, Carrie has a strong grounding in nutrition science. She has an understanding of the food industry and its important role in the nation's diet.

As well as helping companies to develop healthy, innovative food and beverage products, Carrie regularly appears in magazines and newspapers, and has a number of radio and TV credits (Channel Four news, BBC Three's 'Honey We're Killing the Kids', Radio Scotland, Five Live, BBC Belfast).

Carrie has worked with a wide range of organisations including the NHS, Food Standards Agency, major food companies, ingredient manufacturers, the European Commission, PR agencies and national newspapers. 

Carrie's expertise in communicating clear, evidence-based nutrition and diet messages has involved her in many different projects all over the world.