Kate Charlesworth

Dr Kate Charlesworth (MBBS(Hons), MPH, FAFPHM, PhD Candidate) is a Public Health Physician based in Sydney. She previously worked in the UK at the Sustainable Development Unit (www.sduhealth.org.uk) which is a world-leading unit tasked with reducing the carbon footprint of the National Health Service (NHS). Her main interest is in low-carbon healthcare, and she is currently undertaking a PhD looking at the characteristics of a future, environmentally sustainable health and social care system and the transition towards it. Kate is also a Fellow at the Centre for Policy Development, an Associate Lecturer at the University of Notre Dame Medical School in Sydney, and a member of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians' Climate Change & Health Reference Group.

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