Patricia Schwerdtle

Academic, Monash University

Patricia Schwerdtle is a Global Health and Nursing academic based at Monash University. Trish is on the Board of Directors of Medicins Sans Frontieres, Australia and has worked clinically in a variety of tertiary and primary healthcare settings in Australia, UK, Holland, Germany and South Sudan. Trish's research interests include health and climate change and emergency medical humanitarian aid.


  • –present
    Lecturer in Nursing and Midwifery and Public Health, Monash University


  • 2015 
    Monash University, Graduate Certificate in Health Professional Education