Sarah Illingworth

Sarah Illingworth is a principal lecturer in human nutrition and dietetics, cluster group leader for dietetics, and dietetics placement tutor.

Sarah Illingworth

Sarah Illingworth is a principal lecturer in Human Nutrition and Dietetics, a cluster group leader for Dietetics, and a Dietetic Placement Tutor. Her qualifications include a BSc with RD, City & Guilds and the further and adult education teachers certificate.

Subject specialism

  • Nutritional support (Intensive care)
  • Nutritional assessment

Professional activity:

  • Member of British Dietetic Association
  • Chair of Professional Development Committee of the BDA (2005-2007)


  • BSc (Hons) Dietetics and Nutrition
  • MSc Dietetics and Nutrition

Research interests

  • Nutrition support and nutrient metabolism in critical illness
  • Illingworth S J, Grimble G K, Griffiths M, Petrou M, Moat N, Skypala I J (2005) ‘Resting energy expenditure and nutritional status in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafts’ Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. Vol. 29 (1) S14 (abstract & oral presentation)
  • Illingworth S J, Visram S, Donovan J, Morgan C, Hooper J (2004) ‘Assessing nutritional status in the critically ill. An evaluation of subjective global assessment and the prognostic inflammatory and nutritional index’ Clinical Nutrition 23 (4) 841. (abstract & poster presentation)
  • Illingworth S J and Riley J (2002) ‘Mims Prescribing Notes Fact Pack on Cholesterol’ Haymarket Medical Imprint, London
  • Skypala I, Illingworth S J, Casali D (2001) ‘Doing the (nutritional) Knowledge’ The British Journal of Cardiology. 8 (11) 666-668


Telephone: +44 (0)20 7133 4395

Room: T11-06, Tower Building