Dr Lynda Rigley
Lynda is a Freelance Dietitian, and Director of Sunlight Nutrition Limited. She is a HCPC Registered Dietitian, gained her Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics from Leeds Metropolitan University in 2000. Lynda spent 17 years working in the NHS as a Dietitian, specialising for 15 years in paediatrics. She worked in many clinical areas, and has a particular interest in food allergy and gastrointestinal disorders. Lynda has undertaken further study and qualifications in the management of IBS and cow’s milk allergy.
Prior to her career as a Dietitian Lynda worked in higher education and local government for many years and obtained her PhD from University of Huddersfield, her study looked at the eating habits and growth of children aged 8-11 years.
Lynda is passionate about educating health professionals in nutrition and is looking forward to working with BCT.