Research Associate
Cardiff University

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Catherine has a background in psychology and neuroimaging and completed a Wellcome Trust funded PhD in Integrative Neuroscience at Cardiff University. More recently she has worked at Public Health Wales as well as CASCADE and the Wales Centre for Public Police at Cardiff University working across multiple projects in the areas of serious violence, social care practice interventions, local government, and education.  

Catherine is currently working on the WISERD Education Multi-Cohort Study (WMCS), a longitudinal study which provides an insight into the perspectives and experiences of young people across Wales. This WMCS is applicable both to academia and policy and provides data on education and wider issues for young people.  


Online Seminar Series Findings from the latest sweep of the WISERDEducation Multi-Cohort Study
5th October 2021 |
Presented by Catherine Foster and Laura Arman This seminar will present the latest findings from Sweep 9 of the WISERDEducation Multi-Cohort Study (WMCS). During the summer team of 2021, nearly 1000 young people in Welsh secondary schools responded...