• MBChB Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery 2010 University of Aberdeen, Scotland
• MRCGP – Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners UK 2016
• DFSRH – Diploma from the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health UK, 2015
• FRNZCGP Fellowship Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, 2018
Kate is a fully registered GP with experience working in a number of hospital specialties, including acute care roles, child health, medicine and surgery. She is enthusiastic, professional, passionate and dedicated. Kate has developed a specialist interest in rural general practice and for this reason selected enhanced rural GP training in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. She feels rural medicine is constantly providing new and different challenges.
Kate has developed a special interest in child and women’s health and really enjoys meeting patients with their families and feels privileged to provide this care. She has developed an interest in medical education and will be supporting medical students, nurse practitioners and nurses to develop their skills and practice.
Kate moved to Alexandra with her husband in 2016 and they look forward to raising their family in Central Otago, enjoying the opportunities to explore the tracks and lakes.