Human Nutrition Research Centre

Staff Profile

Dr Suzanne Spence

Newcastle University Research Fellow

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)

Fellow of the Higher Education Authority

 

 

 

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