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Dana Hawthorne

Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit
Registered Dietitian and Public Health Nutritionist

Dana Hawthorne started working at the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit two years ago. Her work is primarily with the 0-6 age group, and she actively supports the Child Health, Reproductive Health and Healthy Babies Healthy Children teams. Dana joined the “Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds” committee when she started at the health unit and has become an active member. She has helped to create orientation material for new staff, written several advocacy letters promoting “Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds” and has helped give workshops to community partners. She looks forward to continuing her active participation with this group. and expanding her role as the incoming committee chair.