Jorgenson, Annelysse

Annelysse Jorgenson

PhD student
Annelysse holds a Bachelor of Science with majors in Anatomy and Histology, and Neuroscience, and a Master of International Public Health from the University of Sydney, Australia. Since graduating, Annelysse worked for a clinical research organisation in patient safety, and has been a class tutor for the Sydney University Masters subject, Global Communicable Disease Control. Her passion for global health led her to undertake an internship with the World Federation of Public Health Associations in Geneva at the beginning of 2017, before joining the Safeguarding Health through Infection Prevention (SHIP) research group as a full-time PhD student.

Annelysse’s research will contribute to the evaluation of the World Health Organisation’s guidelines for the core components of infection prevention and control in healthcare settings.