Table 1

Summary of themes and subthemes from medical student feedback

Theme 1: Educational impact of programmeTheme 2: Wider community impact of programmeTheme 3: Personal impact on students of programme
Student awareness of barriers to healthy eating in poverty*.Impacts on public attending course on decreasing isolation.Impact on students personally improving their own cooking skills
Student awareness of behaviour change techniquesAwareness of Bags of Taste organisation*.Improving students’ own health and well-being.
Student awareness of the importance of nutrition on both physical and mental healthStudents considering becoming involved in charity sector work as a career or in a voluntary capacity
Students perceived improved future engagement with patients in terms of nutrition information gathering.
  • *Subthemes denote preidentified educational aims.