Before joining the primary care unit, Kate worked as an Information Officer at the British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health providing information, support and advice for professionals working in physical activity. Prior to this, Kate completed an MSc in Physical Activity and Public Health and a BSc Sport and Exercise Science at Loughborough University.
Kate is currently in her first year of her PhD in the Primary Care Unit under the supervision of Professor Stephen Sutton. She is interested in increasing physical activity in the postnatal population and her PhD will focus on developing and piloting a physical activity intervention for postnatal women.
Kate’s PhD is funded by the NIHR School of Primary Care Research (SCPR).