Katie is a research assistant at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London. She conducts and manages participant recruitment for the major depressive disorder branch of the Remote Assessment of Disease and Relapse- Central Nervous System (RADAR-CNS) study in London. This involves the use of smartphone apps and wearable fitness trackers to monitor depressive symptoms.
Katie has a first-class undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Bath. She is interested in the barriers and facilitators for participant engagement in digital technologies for mental health, and, more widely, aims to understand how findings in the field of e-mental health can be translated into clinical practice and public policy.