Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Catherine trained in Glasgow and qualified in 1985. She has worked within a variety of critical care settings since 1987 and was a Consultant Nurse in Critical Care until 2017. She then worked as Consultant Nurse in Acute Care until 2021 at East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust.
Catherine has presented at many conferences (nationally and internationally), has published numerous papers in peer reviewed journals and she has been a member of the Scientific Committee for this conference since 2013. Catherine is a peer reviewer for numerous journals, including ‘Nursing Times’, 'Nursing in Critical Care' and 'Intensive and Critical Care Nursing', and she is on the Editorial Board for the latter two journals.
Catherine is on the National Board of the British Association of Critical Care Nurses as a Professional Advisor.
Catherine took early retirement at the start of 2021 and is working at a vaccination centre at Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.