Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, UK
Kate is an Associate Professor in Global Musculoskeletal Health at MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology and is Director of the NIHR Southampton Global Nutrition Research Group. Her current and future research aims to gain a better understanding of how to achieve potential through adolescent growth into midlife and ageing to ensure healthy musculoskeletal system throughout life. Kate co-leads the the Sub-Saharan Africa Musculoskeletal Network .
Kate is President-Elect of the Bone Research Society UK. She was a member of American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Council until September 2020, and is the UK Ambassador for ASBMR Member Engagement. She has acted as Council Liaison on the Womens Committee, Membership Engagement and Education Committee and Publications Committee. She is Associate Editor of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. Kate is also a member of the International Osteoporosis Foundation Committee for Scientific Advisors. She represents University of Southampton on World Universities Network Public Health and Global Africa Group. Kate was Secretary of the Bone Research Society (2015-2018), serving as a committee member from 2011. She also serves on several Royal Osteoporosis Society committees, including the Technology group of the ROS Bone Academy.