Robin Ireland

Robin Ireland - Health Equalities Group

Director of Research

Robin is the former Chief Executive of the Health Equalities Group having led the Heart of Mersey charity from its launch in 2003. Robin stood down as CEO in December 2016 and is now Director of Research (Honorary) for Food Active and Healthy Stadia. Robin's research concerns lie in the relationships between sport and commercial interests and in local food policy.

Robin gained a Master of Public Health at the University of Liverpool in 2007 and was elected Member of the Faculty of Public Health through Distinction in 2015. He has been an Honorary Lecturer at the University of Liverpool since 2007. His publications include Football Fans and Food, Public Health Nutrition (2009) and Happy corporate holidays from Coca-Cola, British Medical Journal (2017). Robin is a trustee of the Children's Food Campaign, Liverpool Food People and the UK Health Forum.

 

The teamMeet the people who make HEG work

image

Michael Viggars

Development Officer Read More
image

Robin Ireland

Director of Research Read More
image

Alexandra Holt

Food and Nutrition Lead Read More
image

Magdalena Kolka

Project Manager, Hearty Lives Project Read More
image

Dr Matthew Philpott

Executive Director Read More
  • 1