Andrea E. Schmidt

Austrian National Public Health Institute

Andrea E. Schmidt

since March 2022 – Head of department, Competence Centre Climate & Health, Austrian National Public Health Institute

2016-2022 – Deputy head of department & senior health expert, Department of health economics, Austrian National Public Health Institute

2010-2016 Researcher, European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research, Vienna


Countries Austria;
Topics Access to care; Care inequalities; Climate Change and LTC; Economics of LTC; Financing LTC; LTC Policy; LTC Systems; LTC Workforce; Unpaid / informal care;
Methods Comparative policy analysis; Data science and LTC research; Mixed methods; Quasi-experimental methods;
Role Research;
Interest Groups Climate Change and LTC; Data Science; Economics of Long-Term Care; Quasi-experimental methods;
Research interests

Climate change and long-term care systems, informal caregivers, ecological transformation of long-term care