Mrs Katherine Combe

Adult Nurse Lecturer

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Department of Nursing


Katherine Combe is lecturer in Adult nursing

She received her MSc from the University of Edinburgh, where she studied the mental health and wellbeing of Children, young people and their families (Psychology). She studied at the University of Hull where she received her BSc in Specialist Community Nursing (Health visiting), PGC Practice teaching and community prescribing. She gained her DipHE in Adult nursing from Manchester Metropolitan University.

Katherine’s main research areas include Maternal, Family and Child mental health and wellbeing, psychology and Adult Nursing.

Katherine joined the University of Hull as a lecturer in 2019. She was gained her Associated Fellowship in Higher education in 2020 and was promoted to joint Year one nursing intake lead in 2021


Undergraduate Module lead

- Evidencing Personal and Professional Development

- Ensuring Quality in Health-care

- Practice 2 – Adult nursing


- Learning for the Workplace

- Adult Nursing Practice

- Team Leading in Practice

- Developing Professional Practice

- Fundamentals of Professional Practice

- Fundamentals of Nursing Skills

- Development of Professional Practice.

- Introduction to health and social care.

- Promoting health and preventing ill health

Research interests

Psychology, Nursing, Public health, Health visiting, maternal and child health

Conference presentation

Midwives alcohol support pre, during and post pregnancy; A review of the Barriers and facilitators.

2021 - 2021

Presentation Title: Midwives alcohol support pre, during and post pregnancy; A review of the Barriers and facilitators. Research focus: Formulating an alcohol pathway for midwives to support and educate women in regards to alcohol pre, post and during pregnancy, University of Hull. Presentation Type: Oral Presentation PHE conference.

Honorary position

Honorary contract Public Health England


Membership/Fellowship of professional body

NMC registered


Associated Fellowship of Higher Education


IHV - Fellowship