Kat Topley, MSC, Advanced Health Care Practice, Dip (Infection Control), Cert Ed, RGN, has many years’ experience in healthcare. Specialising in infection prevention and control since 1995, Kat has held a range of clinical and senior positions within the NHS (Oxford University Trust) and independent sector (BUPA, Spire, BMI), also as a regional co-ordinator for the 2006 point prevalence survey in England.
Kat is a qualified lecturer with experience in curriculum development and teaching on undergraduate and post graduate courses.
Kat has a special interest in surgical site infection and this has been a focus of her activty and current role within UK 3M PLC, Infection Prevention division. Kat is an active member of the Infection Prevention Society (IPS) anmd has a role on their scientific planning committee.