Profile

Kate Peregrin

Senior Medical Writer

Katharine (Kate) joined AXON Communications, London, UK, in January 2015. After more than eight years working in the field of cancer research and clinical trials, and a brief year teaching Oncology at Kingston University, she moved into med comms 3 years ago.
Kate has worked with a number of pharmaceutical clients, including Amgen, BMS, Gilead, Grünenthal, Kedrion, Mundipharma, Nordic, Otsuka and Shire Movetis, contributing to a variety of scientific, technical and strategic materials in a broad range of disease areas. She has experience working in the areas of oncology, HIV, anti-infectives and chronic kidney disease, and has specialist knowledge in the area of neuro-oncology.
Kate received her doctorate in Neuro-oncology from the University of Portsmouth, and was able to continue her clinical oncology research with a grant from the Skin Cancer Research Fund. She has published a number of peer-reviewed journals and contributed chapters to The Cancer Handbook (John Wiley) and Principles of Cancer Cell Culture (Springer).