Team

The Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) is based in offices in both Belfast and Dublin. Our staff members are:

Management Team

Dr Elizabeth Mitchell MB, BCh, BAO, FFPH, FRCP, MFPHM

Chief Executive 

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Prof. Kevin Balanda MSc, BSc (Hons), PhD, FFPH

Director of Research 

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Dr Helen McAvoy MD

Director of Policy

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Roger O'Sullivan

Prof Roger O'Sullivan

Director of Ageing Research and Development Division 

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Programme staff

Louise Bradley MA, BA

Resources Manager

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Dr Olga Cleary, BA, MA, HDip, PhD.

Public Health Development Officer (Policy)

 

Dr Jude Cosgrove,  PhD

Senior Statistical Researcher 

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Dr Noëlle Cotter, B.A. (Mod.), MSc. PhD.

Public Health Development Officer (Policy)  

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Lorraine Fahy, MSc, BSc, HDipStat

Information Analyst

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Teresa Keating, BSc Nursing (Hons), MPH

Public Health Development Officer (Policy)

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Fiona O'Shea, BSc, MPH

Knowledge Translation Officer 

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Dr Joanna Purdy, BA, PhD

Public Health Development Officer (Policy)

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Support staff

Sharon Brennan BA

Office Manager (Belfast) and PA

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Tara Burke

Office Administrator

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Leah Friend

Office Administrator

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Lindi Gatchell

Projects Officer

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Suzanne Kirk

PA to Kevin Balanda

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Adam McCune BSc

Web & IT Officer

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Arlene McPhillips BA (Hons), MSc, MCIPR

Communications Officer

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Aisling O'Connor

Office Manager (Dublin) and PA to Owen Metcalfe