Chair of Quantitative Methods of Empirical Social Research
Institute of Political Science and Sociology
University of Würzburg
Not waving but drowning: a retrospective analysis of the management of adrenal insufficiency and associated long-term conditions, using patient reported outcomes and narratives.
Katherine was the Chair and acting managing director of a small health sector charity in the United Kingdom, which she led from 2013 – 2018.
She had previously worked as a government researcher and press secretary for the New Zealand Labour Government 1986-1989. She later worked as a corporate communication specialist in public policy for New Zealand's (then) largest industrial company, and as an employee communication and human relations consultant in both Australia and the United Kingdom. Her specialisation was qualitative and quantitative employee feedback processes and team briefing systems.
Katherine has a Master’s degree with 2:1 Honours from Auckland University, New Zealand, where she tutored in New Zealand and British political systems and government.
Beiträge in Fachzeitschriften (Articles)
White, K.G. A retrospective analysis of adrenal crisis in steroid-dependent patients: causes, frequency and outcomes. BMC Endocr Disord 19, 129 (2019)
Stress and the adrenal patient: safety first, please!, Katherine G White, Endocrinologist
UK interventions to control medicines wastage: a critical review. White KG.. PMID:20509346
UK interventions to control medicines wastage: A critical review, White KG, Int J Pharm Pract. 2010 Jun;18(3):131-40.
Jane Austen and Addison's disease: an unconvincing diagnosis. White KG. Med Humanit. 2009 Dec;35(2):98-100. PMID:23674705
Wissenschaftliche Poster (Posters)
Expert patients are better prepared to survive adrenal crisis than most - but still lack training in injection method Katherine White1 & Phillip Yeoh, Endocrine Abstracts (2018) 56 P60, DOI:
Katherine White, Endocrine Abstracts (2018) 59 P012 | DOI:
It‘s a matter of time: the emergence of autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome in autoimmune Addison‘s disease reaches 100% among those diagnosed more than 50 years ago , Katherine White; Alick Mackay, Endocrine Abstracts (2017) 50 P012 | DOI:
Katherine White; Alick Mackay, Endocrine Abstracts (2016) 44 P14 | DOI:
Katherine White; John Wass, Endocrine Abstracts (2015) 38 P416 | DOI:
Katherine White; John Wass Endocrine Abstracts (2015) 38 P417 | DOI:
Beware the mean: Addison‘s diagnoses may present from ages 3 - 85
Katherine White; Nicholas Willson; Alick Mackay, Endocrine Abstracts (2012) 28 P326
Katherine White; Alick Mackay, Endocrine Abstracts (2011) 25 P283
Katherine White; Alick Mackay Endocrine Abstracts (2010) 21 P353
‘s disease K White; W Arlt; J Wass; A Elliott, Endocrine Abstracts (2009) 19 P318
Adrenal emergency is a regular event for treated Addison's patients, Katherine White, John Wass, Alyson Elliott & Wiebke Arlt Endocrine Abstracts (2008) 15 P308,
Katherine White; Alyson Elliott; Noel Hawks; Mary McEntegart, Endocrine Abstracts (2008) 15 P329
Katherine White; John Wass; Alyson Elliott, Endocrine Abstracts (2007) 13 P113
Katherine White; John Wass; Alyson Elliott, Endocrine Abstracts (2007) 13 P114
JAH Wass; KG White; A Elliott, Endocrine Abstracts (2006) 11 P207
KG White; JAH Wass; A Elliott, Endocrine Abstracts (2006) 11 P208
Medication management and quality of life in patients with primary adrenal insufficiency, KG White, JAHW Wass, AE Elliott & SJK Baker, Endocrine Abstracts (2005) 9 P142
K White; S Baker; A Elliott, Endocrine Abstracts (2003) 6 S26