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Healthier Choices: Obstacles and opportunities for SMEs to help communities live healthier lives

The UK is facing an obesity crisis. Businesses have a role in offering healthier options, but too often face significant commercial pressures and confusing regulations. This event will consider what support regulators and platforms can give to SMEs to support them in providing a healthier offer to customers and communities.


  • Neil O’Brien MP, Minister for Primary Care and Public Health, Department of Health and Social Care
  • Thomasina Miers OBE, Co-Founder, Wahaca (Invited)
  • Dr Dolly Van Tulleken, Visiting Researcher, MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge
  • Matthew Price, General Manager, Uber Eats
  • Francois Valentin, Senior Researcher, Onward (Chair)



October 2, 2023


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This event is kindly supported by Uber Eats