National Cancer Registry Ireland
Emma Heffernan is currently a research officer with the National Cancer Registry Ireland. She completed her PhD in Anthropology at Maynooth University in 2011 and a Masters in Public Health in UCD in 2013. Emma is also a Registered General Nurse and holds a BSc (Hons) in Nursing from RCSI and a Postgraduate Diploma in Specialist Nursing from TCD. Her research interests include social exclusion, global health, social and cultural determinants of health and illness, sexuality, social epidemiology and public health.