Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine - Barts and The London

Sonia Pombo

Sonia

Campaign Manager (Nutritionist) Centre for Environmental and Preventive Medicine

Email: s.pombo@qmul.ac.uk
Telephone: Tel: +44 (0) 20 7882 5941

Profile

Sonia is a qualified nutritionist and manager for Consensus Action on Salt & Health (CASH) and World Action on Salt & Health (WASH), charity organisations concerned with the health effects of a high salt diet.

Sonia is responsible for the management of all aspects of the salt reduction campaign including product surveys, our annual Salt Awareness Week and the award winning health app FoodSwitch. All management duties are done under the guidance of the Chairman, Professor Graham MacGregor.

Expertise

Knowledge of salt reduction strategies within the UK
Carry out surveys looking at salt content of various food products available in supermarkets
Involved in collecting, inputting and analysing data
Experience in website editing
Help with planning of the charity's (CASH) yearly Salt Awareness Week