Stine Trolle is a researcher at the Access to Medicine Foundation working on the Access to Medicine Index. She holds a Master of Pharmacy degree from University of Copenhagen, where her thesis project assessed the current level of pharmacy practice in a hospital in rural Sierra Leone. The project was executed in collaboration with two NGOs, and formed the start of a five-year project for improving rational use, access to medicine and patient safety. Stine also completed a price and availability study of essential medicines in the Boston area in the US. She is a board member of Pharmacists without Borders – Denmark. Stine has experience working with both the public and private pharmaceutical sector, for example in Denmark. She has been part of various projects, in Nepal, Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone and the USA.