Dr. Noel Richardson

National Centre for Men’s Health, South East Technological University

Dr. Noel Richardson has extensive experience in the area of men’s health at a research, policy and advocacy level. He was principal author of Ireland’s National Men’s Health Policy (2009) and co-author of the first European Union Report on Men’s Health (2011). He also collaborated on the WHO European Region Men’s Health Report and Men’s Health Strategy (2018). He has published a broad range of research reports and academic papers in the area of men’s health. His current research interests include; monitoring the impact of policy and capacity building measures in men’s health; men, masculinities and mental health; and health promotion interventions targeted at ‘hard to reach’ groups of men (including farmers) in community and workplace settings.