Kate Ryan, PAWS Microbiology Service Manager

Kate Ryan, PAWS Microbiology Service Manager at Salford Royal

Kate is a registered BMS and acts as the Service Manager for Microbiology, PAWS.

Kate is a key member of the Testing Cell and associated subgroups. Kate leads the Technical Subgroup (looking at the digital requirements of the Covid-19 response) and represents the NCA on regional groups.

Kate has been instrumental in the expansion of testing capacity across the NCA, bringing new platforms on line at pace to support the COs. In particular, in December 2020, Kate’s team supported the onlining of significant additional testing capacity on the SCO site at pace. 

Kate is a key contributor, on behalf of the NCA, to the digital GM response to the pandemic.