NameMrs Karen McGill
Having qualified as an RGN in 1986, Karen went on to become a midwife and worked at the Princess Anne Hospital, Southampton, for a number of years. She is interested in health promotion and has also worked on smoking cessation initiatives with pregnant women.
Karen joined the Southampton Women’s Survey in 1998 as a research nurse. She worked on the Southampton Women’s Survey and on a study within the SWS on maternal diet, body composition and protein metabolism before and during pregnancy, and their relation to fetal growth. Most recently she has been involved in the MAVIDOS and SPRING maternal Vitamin D studies.