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BSc (Hons) 2.1 Nutrition                            1991   University of Nottingham
Post Graduate Diploma Dietetics                 1993   Leeds Metropolitan University

City & Guilds 730 Teaching Certificate          1996  Bilston College of F.E.
Post Graduate Diploma Health Promotion     1999   University of Central England
MSc (with merit) Advancing Practice            2011   University of Birmingham


  • Merrick, S. and Farrell, D. (2012). Head and neck cancer patients’ experiences of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding: a Q-methodology study. European Journal of Cancer Care 21, 493–504
  • Merrick. S. And Leung, D. (2012). Nutritional care of patients with dementia in the acute setting. Complete Nutrition May 2012
  • Merrick, S., Harnden, S., Shetty, Chopra, P., Clamp, P. and Kapadia, S. (2008). An Evaluation of the “Cut and Push" Method of Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) Removal. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition 32:78-80

Presentations (national)

  • Nutritional challenges in dementia care: strategies and solutions across care settings (November 2014). Fresenius Kabi Nutrition Service Study Day
  • Nutrition and Dementia, Dr Daryl Leung & Susan Merrick (July 2014). National Nutrition Nurses Group Annual Conference.