Background

Dr Kate Charlesworth (Fellow)


Kate Charlesworth (MBBS (Hons), MPH, FAFPHM, PhD Candidate) is a Public Health Physician in Sydney. She previously worked in the UK as a Research Fellow at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, and then at the Sustainable Development Unit which is a world-leading unit tasked with reducing the carbon footprint of the National Health Service. Her main interest is in low-carbon, sustainable healthcare, and she is currently undertaking a PhD looking at the characteristics of a future, sustainable health and social care system and the transition towards it.


Charlesworth K, Jamieson M, Butler CD, Davey R.

The future healthcare? Australian Health Review 2015;

http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AH14243.


Charlesworth K, Jamieson M, Butler CD, Davey R.

Transformational change in healthcare: an examination of four case studies.

Australian Health Review 2015; http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AH15041


Charlesworth K, Jamieson M.

New sources of value for health and care in a carbon-constrained world.

Journal of Public Health 2017; doi: 10.1093/pubmed/fdw146

Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Climate Change and Health

https://www.racp.edu.au/advocacy/policy-and-advocacy-priorities/climate-change-and-health


Climate & Health Alliance – see the National Strategy on Climate, Health and Well-being for Australia

http://www.caha.org.au/