Nutritional Scientist, Evonik Nutrition & Care GmbH
Dr Laura Headley is a Nutritional Scientist for Evonik Nutrition & Care, based in Germany. Laura’s role is to provide scientific support and expertise with respect to Evonik’s Advanced Food Ingredient portfolio and related clinical trials.
Laura has been a registered Dietitian and Nutritional Scientist for over 13 years. Starting her career as a clinical Dietitian in the NHS (UK), Laura went on to earn a PhD from the University of Surrey, Guildford, UK in the field of human nutrition and cardiovascular disease.
As a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Laura was responsible for the set-up and management of various clinical trials, focusing mainly on nutrition intervention studies. More recently, whilst based at the University of Surrey, Laura combined a research portfolio with teaching Nutrition and Dietetics at both undergraduate and post-graduate level.