Embleton, Dr Nick

Dr Nick EmbletonConsultant Neonatal Paediatrician

  • Consultant Neonatal Paediatrician
  • Tel: 0191 282 5034
  • GMC Code: 3462195
  • Qualifications: BSc (hons) MBBS (hons) MD FRCPCH
  • Special Interests

    Neonatal medicine.

  • Biography

    I qualified in medicine from Newcastle University in 1990, completing higher specialist training in neonatal medicine in the North East, and included a higher degree (MD) and a perinatal-neonatal fellowship in Vancouver, Canada. I was appointed as a consultant at the RVI in 2003.

    I have a broad research portfolio focused on nutrition and growth, but that also includes studies examining quality of life, and parental perspectives on palliative care.

    I chair the multi-disciplinary UK Neonatal Nutrition Network (N3); chair a Donor Expressed Breast Milk working group of the British Association of Perinatal Medicine (BAPM); nutrition section member European Society for Pediatric Research (ESPR); expert member of the Committee of Nutrition European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (CoN ESPGHAN). I have published over 100 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters.

  • Directorate

    Women’s Services

  • Hospital Base


  • Clinics Provided

    Neonatal follow-up

  • Name of Secretary
    Sue Eddy
  • Any other Information
  • Nick Embleton 
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