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Dr Emer Ahern
President of the Irish Gerontological Society, National Clinical Advisor for Older Persons and Consultant Orthogeriatrician in Cork University hospital

Dr Emer Ahern is current President of the Irish Gerontological Society, National Clinical Advisor for Older Persons and Consultant Orthogeriatrician in Cork University hospital. She qualified from UCC and completed her postgraduate and specialist training in Ireland and Merseyside respectively. She developed & led the Irish Hip Fracture Database and is co-sponsor of the rehabilitation workstream in NOTS. She is focused on the delivery of exceptional healthcare to older adults, in age friendly systems that is informed by evidence & improved by data.