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Professor Ivan Perry - Retirement Event on Thursday 22nd June, Aula Maxima, UCC

8 May 2023

Join students, staff, colleagues, family and friends in celebrating Prof Ivan Perry's retirement! 


Making a Difference in Public Health

We are proud to announce our Seminar: Making a Difference in Public Health to mark 26 years of Professor Ivan J. Perry as Professor of Public Health and Founding Head of the School of Public Health, UCC.

This Seminar will mark the retirement of Prof Perry from his positions in UCC, and his national and international leadership in Public Health. Prof Perry will remain involved in a number of projects as Emeritus Professor, and he is currently Interim Director of the UCC Clinical Research Facility.


Thursday 22nd June


Aula Maxima, UCC.

The Seminar will be followed by a reception in the UCC Staff Common Room.

For further details and to register, please click here.

Over the past decades, under Professor Perry’s leadership, the School has developed from a small Department to the largest and highest ranking School of Public Health on the island of Ireland, with a high-quality teaching programme and an exceptional research programme led by world-class researchers. To find out more, please read Independent Thinking. the UCC Magazine. 

We are delighted that the School has recently been awarded accreditation from the Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA), becoming the eighth institute globally to receive the prestigious recognition.

Please join us in celebrating Professor Ivan Perry on the event of his retirement on Thursday 22nd June, all are welcome.

With kind regards,

Prof Ella Arensman

Head of School of Public Health



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