Katharine Murray is an Outreach Specialist in the Department of Advertising and Public Relations. She currently works directly with Dr. Bree Holtz on a grant project supported by the American Diabetes Association.
Murray acts as the coordinator for all grant-related communications and tasks in order to enhance collaboration among both internal and external stakeholders including hospital and clinic staff. She is also responsible for training, recruitment and event logistic materials for the research participants and clinical staff. Murray also acts as the media liaison for all grant related publicity, including crafting and disseminating press releases, creating flyers, social media management and developing and maintaining website content.
Murray received both her Bachelors and Masters degrees from the Department of Communication at Michigan State University.