Emily Hennessy (MSc, BA(Hons), RN, HV)

Thesis title: Exploring the uptake of the HPV vaccine within the traveller community to inform public health and social policy


Emily is a registered nurse and health visitor who has worked in the NHS in a variety of settings including neonatal care, specialist community public health, child health inequality and safeguarding/child protection. 

Postgraduate teaching

Tutor for MA Identity and Experience in Health and Society

Open to PhD supervision enquiries?


Current research interests

Health inequalities, child health, social and cultural impacts on health, marginalised communities, Gypsy, Roma and Traveller health, domestic abuse, preventative medicine, adolescent health and wellbeing, child protection.