Kate Khair


Clinical Academic Careers Fellow, Centre for Outcomes Research and Experience in Children’s Health Illness and Disability (ORCHID) Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, UK.

Visiting Professor of Health and Social Care at London South Bank University.

Since becoming a state registered nurse in 1981, Dr Khair has gained a number of other professional qualifications including state registration in paediatric nursing, a master’s degree in anthropology, a City and Guilds master’s degree in higher levels of practice, several modules in advanced nursing and a PhD in health. Kate is an advocate of the nurse’s role in the multi -disciplinary team, is the chair of the nurses committee of the WFH, a founding Trustee of Haemnet a haemophilia education and research charity and the Editor in Chief of the Journal of Haemophilia Practice.

Dr Khair worked in the haemophilia centre at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children from 1991 as a consultant nurse. In 2018 she moved to ORCHID to use her academic time to continue her work into outcomes research in haemophilia and bleeding disorders as well as to support PhD students in health research.