Projects per year
Dr Tracy Morse is an environmental heath practitioner and research fellow who as been based in Malawi since 2000 at the University of Malawi (Polytechnic). She is currently leads an interdisciplinary research team on a number of projects centred around the determinants of health, with a particular focus on water, sanitation and hygiene, food hygiene and behaviour change. Working with a number of partners across Malawi and other African countries, she is focussed on promoting the value of the environmental health profession and interdisciplinary research to address health challenges in low income countries. This includes undertaking policy reviews, situation analysis and developing national strategies to support evidence into practice.
Examples of previous and current projects:
2006 - 2016: Scotland Chikwawa Health Initiative
2015 - 2020: Sanitation and Hygiene Applied Research for Equity Consortium (SHARE)
2015 - 2020: WATERSPOUTT (EH Horizon 2020)
2018 - 2021: Drivers of Antimicrobial Resistance in Uganda and Malawi (DRUM)
2019 - 2024: Tsogolo Langa (sexual and reproductive health rights for adolescents)
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Strathclyde
Bachelor of Science, University of Strathclyde
Research Output per year
Achieving an integrated approach to food safety and hygiene—meeting the sustainable development goals in Sub-Saharan AfricaMorse, T. D., Masuku, H., Rippon, S. & Kubwalo, H., 10 Jul 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 7, 20 p., 2394.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
A transdisciplinary co-design and behaviour change approach to introducing sodis to rural communities in MalawiMorse, T., Lungu, K., Luwe, K., Chiwalua, L., Mulwafu, W., Buck, L., Harlow, R., Fagan, H. & McGuigan, K., 29 Oct 2018. 1 p.
Research output: Contribution to conference › Poster
Student thesis: Master's Thesis
The design, development and evaluation of an SMS contraceptive behaviour change intervention - a case study in Chikwawa, MalawiAuthor: Laidlaw, R., 1 Nov 2017
Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis
Activities per year
Reducing morbidity and mortality in Malawi through an integrated environmental health approach to improving water quality and health
Tracy Morse (Participant), Anthony Grimason (Participant)
Impact: Impact - for External Portal › Quality of life and safety, Health and welfare - new products, guidelines and services, Professional practice, training and standards