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Kate Emond Head of Dept Rural Nursing and Midwifery, Nursing LTRHS

Kate is the postgraduate course coordinator for mental health and a lecturer for the undergraduate nursing and paramedicine degrees. She is currently a PhD candidate focusing her research on mental health asessment in pre-hospital care. She has a background in comprehensive general and psychiatric nursing. Her interests include clinical decision making, critical thinking, psychiatric triage, mental health presentations in emergency departments and pre-hospital care, crisis assessment and treatment, community mental health, service delivery, policy, e-health and communications technology. Kate also has a specific interest clinical education, blended learning, and simulation. Kate has previous experience as a senior psychiatric clinician and in management. Her research interests include clinical decision making , mental health literacy, psychiatric and mental health crisis assessment, simulation, and clinical education.


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