Weaning your premature baby - review information

Find out all the review information about Weaning your premature baby.

9th edition

Previously Weaning your premature baby print booklet

Last reviewed: July 2017

Next review due: July 2020

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Written, edited and researched by:

Rachel Jarmy, Senior Content and Information Officer

Gemma Ellis, Senior Communications Officer

Mehali Patel, Senior Research Officer

Designed by:

Chris Beardsall


Bliss would like to thank the following members of the Bliss Content Review Panel for their review of this information.

Healthcare professional members:

  • Caroline King, Neonatal Dietitian, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Annie Aloysius, Clinical Specialist Speech and Language Therapist (Neonatology), Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Lynne Marriott, Infant Nutritionist, formerly of the MRC and University of Surrey
  • Keith Foote, Consultant Paediatrician, Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester
  • Gill Grevile-Harris, Consultant Clinical Psychologist & Senior Research Fellow, University of Birmingham
  • Gill Rapley, Writer and Lecturer in Baby-Led Weaning and Parenting
  • Zoe Gordon, Speech and Language Therapist, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
  • Elaine McInnes, Nurse, Midwife and Health Visitor, The Institute of Health Visiting, London

Public members:

  • Neal Smith
  • Ian Morley
  • Stephanie Chadwick
  • Vicki Flippance
  • Paula Oliveira
  • Philip Lund
  • Victoria Franklin
  • Anna Verghese
  • Hanna Wilcock
  • Kelvin Dawson
  • Rachael Doyle