I’ve been honoured to be involved in some amazing project in the last year, you can find information about some of them below. If you have an opportunity you think I might be able to help with whether it is exercise, veterinary or pregnancy loss related, please do contact me.
Speaker and run leader at the annual WellVet Weekend. A weekend of CPD for veterinary professionals centred around finding wellbeing in practice.
Founder of Vet MINDS a new Facebook Support Group for veterinary professionals dealing with Miscarriage, Infertility, Neonatal Death and Stillbirth. We are aiming to create a community for support and understanding within the veterinary world.
Interview on the Of Mountains and Minds Podcast about everything from running to pregnancy loss and how this is perceived in society today. You can read about and hear the interview here
Article in the West Bridgford Wire about Finishing the London Marathon on the anniversary of my miscarriage, you can read the article here
Running the Vitality London Half Marathon dressed as giant guide dogs to raise money for the Guide Dogs Association, you can read articles about this in the Veterinary Times and the West Bridgford Wire
Co-speaker on webinar for the RCVS Vet Minds Matter initiative on the Webinar Vet. Entitled “I know it’ll be good for me tomorrow: Physical Activity, the elixir that’s just around the corner” we discuss how exercise can improve your mental health and wellbeing in veterinary practice. You can listen to the webinar at the Webinar Vet and read articles about it at Vet Mind Matters and the Veterinary Practice website
Interview with Dr Juliette McGratten on the Active Women website about how I found my confidence to get active, and the effect it has had on my life
Speaker on panel at Nottingham Vet School “Finding Wellbeing in Veterinary Practice”, you can read the write up here
Expert for article by LVE Insurance entitled The Muddy Dog Challenge: how to get in on the (mucky) challenge sharing my top tips for keeping your dog active
Writer on article for Runners World Magazine entitled “Can running cause a miscarriage, and when to return to running if you’ve suffered a miscarriage?” sharing my experience of pregnancy loss, and returning to exercise afterwards.
Organiser of special NHS70 parkrun, more than 500 runners ran in NHS themed fancy dress to celebrate 70 years of the NHS. You can read about this event in the official parkrun run report, the Nottinghamshire Post as well as printed papers. My blog about this event can be read here