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Dr Gemma Witcomb

Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Areas of expertise

Expertise: Transgender Health, Hormones, Compulsive Eating, Body Image, Appetite, Obesity


Gemma is a Research Associate & Teaching Fellow within the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences. Her research activities span from breastfeeding and child feeding difficulties to adult eating disorders and body image disturbances in general and specific populations, in particular transgender.

Interview booking

Please call the press office on 01509 223491 to arrange an interview with Dr Gemma Witcomb. Bookings can also be made online at

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