Elizabeth Owen

Liz Owen has worked as a dietitian for 12 years, and has been at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) since 2003. She has worked in many clinical areas.

Her specialist area of interest and expertise has been cystic fibrosis for the last four years.

I thoroughly enjoy working in Cystic Fibrosis. I have met wonderful families and am inspired by their positive outlook on life. I feel fortunate to work as a valued member of the multidisciplinary team.

Elizabeth Owen

Specialisms

  • paediatric nutrition
  • cystic fibrosis

Departments

Qualifications and training

  • registered dietitian
  • member of the British Dietetic Association (BDA), including membership of the Paediatric Group
  • committee member of the UK Dietitians Cystic Fibrosis Interest Group (UKDCFIG)

Research interests

GOSH Frequent Flyers Quality Improvement Project, 2010 to date: Joint physiotherapy and dietetic project.

The dietetics includes provision of more intensive nutritional support and education for a group of patients who require frequent hospital admissions for IV antibiotics.

Contact

Elizabeth Owen
Specialist Dietitian
Email: owene@gosh.nhs.uk