The officer is responsible for:
- Planning and development of programmes in nutrition and nutrition related areas.
- Designing and conducting public education and awareness activities among varied groups and organizations
- Conducting training programmes for health care providers and other government departments, private organizations and community and Faith Based Organizations in nutrition and nutrition related areas.
- Providing support in programme planning and policy formulation for the Ministry of Health and other departments and facilitate a supportive environment for programmes in other sectors. for institutions and organizations plans and programmes
Educational Training/Professional Career
Marynese Titre, the Nutritionist at Health Promotion Department, holds a BSc degree in Human Ecology, with specialization in Nutrition and Dietetics. She is a trained Educator with a University of the West Indies Certificate in Education. Before joining the Unit in 2009, she worked as a Curriculum Development Officer, Principal of Primary School and an Education Officer.