Katie Duncan

Katie Duncan BSc, MCPara

Teaching Fellow in Paramedic Science

Katie Duncan is a Teaching Fellow in Paramedic Science at the University of Greenwich. She joined the University in February 2020 and previously worked at South East Coast Ambulance Service as an operational Paramedic in Kent.

She commenced her Paramedic Science BSc (Hons) degree in April 2011 at Canterbury Christchurch University, Medway campus and completed her degree in April 2014 from which point, she began employment at South East Coast Ambulance Service.

In 2017, Katie completed the Practice Educator course at the University of Greenwich extending her responsibility to guiding Student Paramedics and other members of staff in the clinical environment. In 2018, she assisted with the Continuing Professional Development training at Thanet Operational Unit and in 2019, she assumed the role of CPD lead at Thanet Operating Unit, organising external speakers to educate members of staff in a range of clinical areas.

Katie will be working alongside the other Paramedic Science lecturers at the University of Greenwich and is looking forward to commencing her PGCert in Higher Education in September

Posts previously held

  • Teaching Fellow in Paramedic Science – University of Greenwich – February 2020 – present.
  • Bank Paramedic - South East Coast Ambulance Service – 2020 – January 2021.
  • Lydden Hill Race Circuit Bank Paramedic 2020 – present.
  • Paramedic - South East Coast Ambulance Service – 2014 – 2020.
  • Student Paramedic – South East Coast Ambulance Service/Canterbury Christchurch University 2011 – 2014.

Awards

Katie received a Chief Executive Commendation at a SECAmb Awards Ceremony in February 2019 for assisting with a boat fire at Ramsgate Harbour whilst off duty.

Recognition

  • Registered Paramedic with the Health and Care Professions Council.
  • Member of the College of Paramedics.

Recent publications

Article

Duncan, Katie and , (2020), Traumatic cardiac arrest - HOTT off the press!. Class Professional. In: , , , . Class Professional, Standby CPD, 10 (9) (doi: https://standbycpd.com/issues/view/137).