Kate joined the Emerge Australia team at the start of 2021 after completing honours by research with her topic being “quality of life in ME/CFS”. She has a background in paediatrics and communicable disease control and also lives with ME/CFS herself. She now largely works from home.
Kate is passionate about improving health practitioner knowledge and capacity to provide safe care to those impacted by ME/CFS. She does this by integrating her personal experience, current research and knowledge gained through connecting with people within the ME/CFS community.