Frances Waddell, Lead Dietitian for The State Hospital

Frances has worked within the NHS over 20 years. Prior to qualifying as a Dietitian, she worked in Hospitality management before training as a Dietitian in Glasgow. Subsequently, she worked in Lancashire and Yorkshire within Leeds Teaching Hospital before returning to Scotland 16 years ago, taking up a post as a specialist Dietitian within a multidisciplinary community-based rehabilitation team for the elderly.

She has completed her Masters in Advanced Practice. Also, Frances has been Lead Dietitian at The State Hospital since 2008.