Published: 23 February 2018

Professor Bernadette Hannigan

Bernadette Hannigan is Director of Research, Translation and Innovation in Public Health England. ...

Dr Bernadette Hannigan

Bernadette Hannigan is Director of Research, Translation and Innovation in Public Health England. Previously (2008 – 2014) Bernie was Director of R&D for Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland, preceded by academia / academic leadership with the University of Ulster and non-executive Board memberships including Invest Northern Ireland and the Marine Institute.

A native of Dublin, Bernie graduated from Trinity College Dublin - BA(Mod) Natural Sciences - and PhD (Immunology) from the National University of Ireland for research at the RCSI. She led or participated in research teams that attracted significant external funding, authored over 100 papers and 2 textbooks and supervised 20 successful PhD students.