Katy Burke

Katy is a Clinical Researcher and DPhil student within the Psychological Medicine Research team.

She studied Music at King’s College, Cambridge before undertaking her medical  degree at King’s College, London. She is now a Specialty Trainee in Palliative Medicine in Oxford and is completing a DPhil under the supervision of Professor Michael Sharpe.

Katy’s current research uses mixed methods to describe the way that that doctors communicate with their patients about treatment options towards the end of life, particularly about resuscitation, and how we might improve these conversations.