Katie joined UW Tacoma after spending 2010-2011 in Gaborone, Botswana working on HIV/AIDS prevention research with Botswana Harvard Partnership as part of the Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholars Program.
In addition to global health, her research interests include the use of technology, specifically human patient simulation, in nursing education and the development and assessment of clinical evaluation instruments. Katie's clinical expertise include maternal-child and medical-surgical nursing.
Katie is a 2014-2017 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar.
Human patient simulation
Reliability and validity of clinical/simulation performance evaluation instruments
Global health, specifically HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa