Katharine Schulmann

Researcher (currently on leave of absence)

Katharine Schulmann


MSc Global Health and Anthropology, the University of Edinburgh (United Kingdom)


English (mother tongue), Hungarian, German, Spanish


Phone: +43 1 319 45 05-0
E-mail: schulmann@euro.centre.org


Care regimes and social protection systems, ageing and long-term care, human rights of older people, care and support for people with dementia and their families, health and social care workforce migration


  • Schulmann, K., Ilinca, S., Rodrigues, R. & Pateisky, D. (2017). From disability rights towards a rights-based approach to long-term care for older people in Europe: Building an index of rights-based policies. Vienna: European Centre.

  • Schulmann, K., Ilinca, S. & Leichsenring, K. (2017). Community care for people with dementia: A handbook for policymakers, EURO.CENTRE.REPORT 10. Vienna: European Centre.

  • Schulmann, K., Gasior, K., Fuchs, M. & Leichsenring, K. (2016). The view from within: “good” care from the perspective of care professionals – lessons from an explorative study, Policy Brief 2/2016. Vienna: European Centre.

  • Schmidt, A.E., Ilinca, S., Schulmann, K., Rodrigues, R., Principi, A., Barbabella, F. & Sowa, A. et al. (2016). Fit for caring: factors associated with informal care provision by older caregivers with and without multimorbidity. European Journal of Ageing, 13, 103-113.

  • Leichsenring, K. & Schulmann, K. (Eds.) (2016). Potentials for social innovation in social support and long-term care: A policy paper series, MOPACT Report #8.4.

  • Schulmann, K. (2016). Re-orienting Europe’s long-term care systems towards a community-based care model: The potential for social innovation. In: Leichsenring, K. & Schulmann, K. (Eds.), Potentials for social innovation in social support and long-term care: A policy paper series, MOPACT Report #8.4.

  • Ilinca, S., Schulmann, K. & Rodrigues, R. (2015). State of the art review on ICT-enabled social innovation in prevention, health promotion and rehabilitation, Report commissioned by JRC-IPTS. Vienna & Sevilla: European Centre & European Commission JRC-IPTS.

  • Leichsenring, K., Schulmann, K., Gasior, K. & Fuchs, M. (2015). Gute Pflege aus Sicht der Beschaftigten – Bedingungen, Ziele und Perspektiven der Qualitätsverbesserung in der Langzeitpflege [Good care from the perspective of care professionals – Conditions, objectives and perspectives for quality improvement in long-term care]. Study commissioned by the Vienna Chamber of Labour.

  • Rodrigues, R. & Schulmann, K. (2014). Impacts of the crisis on access to healthcare services: Country report on Portugal, Report commissioned by Eurofound. Dublin: Eurofound.

  • Rodrigues, R., Schulmann, K., Schmidt, A., Kalavrezou, N. & Matsaganis, M. (2013). The indirect costs of LTC, Research Note 8/2013. Report commissioned by the European Commission Social Situation Monitor. Brussels: European Commission.