PPI (Public and Patient Involvement)

PPI Ignite Network@UCC

The ESPRIT group are committed to Public and Patient Involvement.

Prof Patricia Kearney (group director) leads the PPI Ignite Network site at UCC and Dr Emmy Racine is the programme manager.

PPI contributors are part of several projects in the ESPRIT group.

Please see the PPI Ignite page for examples of case studies.

Professor Patricia Kearney

Site Lead, PPI Ignite Network@ UCC


Dr Emmy Racine

Programme Manager, PPI Ignite Network@ UCC



ESPRIT Research Group

UCC School of Public Health, Western Gateway Building, Western Road, Cork,