Membership of professional bodies
Nursing and Midwifery Council
Royal College of Nursing
Association of District Nurse Educators
Katie completed her Bachelor of Nursing degree and RN at Nottingham University. Initially on graduating Katie worked in acute medical and infectious diseases specialities. She then moved into the community setting and completed her PGDip in Specialist Community Practice (District Nursing) at London South Bank University. Katie worked as a DN team leader and Practice teacher in Lewisham, London where she was involved in a range of projects including a Single Assessment Process working group and a 6 month secondment to an action research project related to frailty and admission avoidance.
Prior to commencing her post at Oxford Brookes Katie worked at the University of Bedfordshire as a Practice Educator for the community placements and during this time completed her MA (Medical Education). This included an educational development project to design and evaluate an e learning resource for nurse mentors on giving feedback.