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Chief Nurse


Sue joined Ashford and St Peter’s as Chief Nurse in September 2017. She began her nursing career overseas and qualified as a registered nurse, midwife, mental health nurse and district nurse. She has a MSc in Clinical Quality Improvement.

Sue has considerable international experience and brings a wealth of experience in critical care nursing from across the globe. In her role as Chief Nurse, Sue holds an active nursing registration and she will often be seen with nursing and midwifery colleagues on wards across the Trust.

Sue was Deputy Chief Nurse at Buckingham Healthcare NHS Trust before joining Ashford and St Peter’s. Sue has a visiting role as an honorary professor with the University of Surrey.

Sue Tranka