BSc (Hons) Dietetics NT Dip (CNM)
Registered Dietitian and Nutritional Therapist, Director at The Cancer Dietitian
Meredy Birdi is a HCPC-registered Dietitian and Nutritional Therapist with over 20 years of clinical experience in the nutritional support and personalised care of people affected by cancer.
Meredy gained her expertise working in several university teaching hospitals in the NHS including Addenbrookes’ Hospital, University College London Hospital, The Royal Marsden Hospital and Guy’s and St Thomas’s NHS Foundation Trust. She has also worked at Leaders in Oncology Care (LOC) on Harley Street, London. Meredy collaborates with several cancer charities and is Founder of The Cancer Dietitian.
As one of the few UK healthcare professionals with dual qualifications in Dietetics and Nutritional Therapy, Meredy is passionate about promoting the safe integration of conventional medicine and complementary therapies to improve clinical outcomes and quality of life for people with cancer. She provides tailored nutrition coaching and support to bolster patient’s health and wellbeing as they prepare for treatment, and progress through treatment, recovery, survivorship, and supportive care.
“Yes to Life provides a sanctuary for people seeking information and support to safely incorporate complementary therapies into their self-care ‘toolbox’, helping to mitigate treatment side effects and bolstering wellbeing. Several of my clients say they have found the Wigwam Cancer Support Groups invaluable.”