Professor Marinos EliaBAPEN Chairman 2005-2008: Professor Marinos Elia

Key aims:

  • To integrate all the contributions of all members (playing to its greatest strength - its multidisciplinary perspective) to influence policy and improve care
  • To align BAPEN with other influential bodies
  • BAPEN should take a lead in the economics of malnutrition, the implementation of nutritional screening and nutrition training and education

Key achievements:

  • Engagement with numerous partners and with ministers to further the nutritional agenda, producing many reports, guidelines and training tools
  • Health Economic Report, helping to focus policy makers on the importance of nutritional care
  • Nutrition Screening week
  • Main Nutrition Industry group of ESPEN awarded BAPEN its first ever prize of €30,000 for its work on fighting malnutrition
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