Professor L. Ells
Louisa lives in Northallerton and works as a Professor of Obesity at Leeds Beckett University, where she is also a specialist academic advisor to Public Health England and an expert advisor to NHS England and NICE. She also holds an adjunct chair in Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Greenboro and is a registered public health nutritionist. Louisa is passionate about enhancing the wellbeing of young people and the important role education has to play. In her role at the University Louisa undertakes highly applied person centred research that addresses real world problems and makes a tangible difference to people's lives. She is therefore very keen to inspire the next generation of scientists and researchers.