Profile of Current Lord Mayor
Councillor John Sheehan, Ardmhéara Chorcaí
Personal & Education
Cllr. John Sheehan, Lord Mayor of Cork 2019/2020
Member of Cork City Council since 2014
|Ward||Cork City North West|
UCC, MB, BcH, BAO, Doctorate in Medicine (Epidemiology and Public Health), Diploma in Medicine of the Elderly DME, Diploma in Child Health DCH
|1996-1999||Worked as a General Practitioner in New York|
|2003-Present||Works as a GP in Blackpool|
- Membership of Irish College of General Practitioners MICGP
- Membership of Royal College of General Practitioners RCGP
- Assistant Programme Director in the Cork Vocational Training Scheme, UCC
- Chairperson of the Board of Management of Mount Cara
I enjoy running and have run 8 marathons including 4 Cork City Marathons.
My main areas of interest are Cardiovascular Disease, Medical Education, Diabetes, Elderly Care and Determinates of Health. I have published extensively on these subjects.