Schalinski, Adelheid


Research Assistant in Health Services Research since 2005 (Charité Campus Virchow, Max-Delbrück-Centrum, Competence Network Congenital Heart Defects). Studies of Ethnology and Balkanology at Freie Universität Berlin.


Research Interests

Health Services Research; epidemiology; congenital heart defects; health and migration; traditional medicine in Greece; tranings in intercultural competence and transcultural nursing


Research Area(s)

South-eastern Europe (Greece, Former Republic of Yugoslavia); Middle East (Turkey, Cyprus)



Monographs and Edited Volumes

2002. ‘Feeling of illness and use of drugs/medicine in Greece’. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

Journal Articles (peer-reviewed)

2008. (with David M, Borde T) ‘Sociocultural aspects of menopause’. In: Robert-Koch-Institut (eds.): Beiträge zur Gesundheitsberichterstattung des Bundes. Hormontherapie bei (post-) menopausalen Frauen in Deutschland 2007. Outcomes in use, risk and benefit reality. Oktoberdruck: Berlin: 57-63.

2007. (together with Boral S, Borde T, David M) ‘Experience of menopause by migrants in comparison with German women’. In: Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde 67: 185-186.