Through their membership of management, committee and editorial boards, the HPRC staff actively contribute to the development of national and international health promotion research, practice and policy. Staff positions on these boards are listed below.

  • Association for Health Promotion Ireland (member) - K. Dowling
  • Comhairle na nOg Steering Committee (member) - L. Mullins
  • Early Years Sub-committee of the Children and Young People’s Services Committee (member) - S. Dashdondog
  • Galway University Hospital Schwartz Steering Committee (member) - Dr C.A. Field
  • Union for Improved Services, Communication and Education (UISCE), (Board member) - E. Vaughan
  • Hungarian Association of Hypnosis (member) - Dr A. Költő
  • Hungarian Psychological Association (Chair of the EuroPsy Committee) - Dr A. Költő
  • Irish Association of Social Care Workers (Executive Board member & Research and Policy Officer) - Dr M. Power
  • Irish Gerontological Society (member) - L. Mullins
  • Irish Social Policy Association (member) - Dr C.A. Field
  • National Cancer Prevention Committee (member) - Dr C.A. Field
  • National Mental Health Promotion Plan Advisory Group- HSE and Department of Health, 2016 - present (member) - Professor M. Barry
  • National Oral Health Policy Academic Research Group, 2014-2017, (member) - Professor M. Barry
  • SAOLTA HSE Healthy Ireland Implementation Group, 2015 – present, (members) - Professor M. Barry and Dr J. Sixsmith
  • Social Care Ireland (member) - L. Mullins
  • Steering Committee for National Curriculum in Health Behaviour Change (member) - Dr C.A. Field
  • University College Hospital Galway Health Literacy Committee - (members) - V. McKenna and Dr J. Sixsmith.