Katie works in a teaching role at the University of Central Lancashire. Katie has a keen interest in children and young people's nursing and healthcare research and has a number of publications linked to research studies and practice in children and young people's HIV care. Katie has also completed a book chapter based on the nursing care of the child with immunological problems.
Katie’s Children’s Nursing experience includes 7½ years as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology working in the hospital and community setting. During this time Katie has also completed a number of volunteer working visits to South Africa supporting children and young peoples HIV services. Prior to this Katie has experience working in General Paediatrics, Paediatric Oncology & Haematology and Children’s Hospice settings.