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Margaret Leitch

Senior Nurse/National CJD Care Co-ordinator

University of Edinburgh

First started nursing in 1979 as a Registered Mental Nurse Worked in many Health Boards and Health Trusts in Scotland, England and Wales.  Became a Senior Community nurse in the Welsh Valleys in 1993 Community Nursing Diploma at The University Hospital Wales in 1997. Started working for The National CJD Research and Surveillance Unit in Edinburgh as a research nurse in 2000.

In 2004 Margaret became the National CJD Co-ordinator and Senior Nurse based within the NCJDRSU.