Institute of Health & Society

Staff Profile

Dr Suzanne Spence

NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer

Background

Qualifications:

1997:  Diploma in Nursing Studies (Children's Nursing), Queen's University, Belfast

2003:  BSc (Hons) Health Studies (Bioscience), Queen's University, Belfast

2004:  Diploma in Tropical Nursing, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London

2006:  MSc Public Health Nutrition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London

2015:  PhD, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne 

Professional Membership:  Nursing and Midwifery Council: Registered Children's Nurse (part 15)

 

 

 

Research

The process and impact of change in the school food policy on food and nutrient intake of children aged 4-7 and 11-12 years both in and out of school; a mixed methods approach.  Project Leaders:  Prof Ashley Adamson (PI), Prof Martin White (Co-Investigator) and Ms Martine Stead (Co-Invesitgator)

Publications