Centre for Public Health

Liverpool John Moores University

Public Health Institute - Liverpool John Moores University

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Violence Prevention

Part of the Liverpool John Moores University

Emma Begley

Emma Begley

Research Assistant


Emma Begley is a Research Assistant at the Public Health Institute within the Substance Use team. She has worked a number of research projects including The European School Survey Project on Alcohol and Other Drugs (ESPAD) where she coordinated participant recruitment throughout the UK, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.  Having also been involved in a Joseph Rowntree Foundation funded project exploring media representations of alcohol and their influence of young people’s drinking, Emma  has developed an interest in UK drinking culture and trends, particularly the drinking practices of young people. With further interest in areas of illicit drug use, particularly researching Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS), Emma is now currently working on the European Research Area Network on Illicit Drugs project (ERANID) and Internet Tools for Research in Europe on New Drugs (I-TREND) Project.