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

Joseph Kean

Joseph Kean

Visiting Research Fellow


Joe Kean is one of the Operational Team Managers at the Bridge Project in Bradford, a charity that supports families and individuals affected by substance misuse. His previous role was as the regional Steroid Project Lead  in the north east for Lifeline. He is the current chair for the Yorkshire and Humberside Steroids and IPED Consultation and Reference Group, a Public Health Advisory Committee Co-opted Member for recent update of NICE Guidance PH52 and he has an MSc in Contemporary Issues in Drug Use. He considers himself fortunate to have undertaken research projects and received subsequent co-authorship alongside (among others) Professor Harrison Pope and Dr Gen Kanayama from Harvard Medical School. Alongside his background in the social services sector he has also worked in the fitness industry for over 10 years, is a fully qualified personal trainer and L3 nutritionist, and a nationally competitive power lifter (in a tested federation of course!).