Projects per year
Trish is a global health academic currently undertaking a Ph.D. investigating climate-related migration and health. Trish has worked as a consultant for Government, multilateral agencies and NGOs on Climate and Health. With a clinical background and training and experience in health professional education, Trish is also a Director on the board of Medecins Sans Frontieres Australia and maintains an interest in humanitarian research and practice.
Former Registered Nurse in Critical Care (Emergency and ICU) with 15 years experience in a variety of primary and tertiary healthcare settings in five countries.
Trish is an accredited research supervisor with experience supervising Honours and Masters students using qualitative and quantitative methods and primary and secondary research.
Topics of past supervision:
Oral cholera vaccination effectiveness as a reactive measure in epidemics worldwide
Knowledge, attitudes and behaviour of African women towards cervical screening
Environmental sustainability in healthcare
PhD Student, University of Heidelberg1 Oct 2019 → …
Director, Board of Directors, Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders)1 Jun 2015 → …
Research area keywords
- Climate Change and Health
- Environmental Sustainability in Healthcare
- Humanitarian Health
Building capacity to teach climate change and environmental sustainability in health professions education
1/05/19 → 30/04/20
Research Output per year
A Quantitative Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Effectiveness of Oral Cholera Vaccine as a Reactive Measure in Cholera OutbreaksSchwerdtle, P., Onekon, C. K. & Recoche, K., 1 Feb 2018, In : Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 33, 1, p. 2-6 5 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Review Article › Research › peer-review
Research output: Contribution to journal › Letter › Other › peer-review
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Other › peer-review
A scoping review of mentorship of health personnel to improve the quality of health care in low and middle-income countriesSchwerdtle, P., Morphet, J. & Hall, H., 3 Oct 2017, In : Globalization and Health. 13, 1, 8 p., 77.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-review
Activities per year
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Contribution to workshop, seminar, course