Tom Bell, the Institute’s Chief Executive, was ‘greatly honoured’ to be awarded Honorary Membership by Environmental Health Association of Ireland and he was present at the Association’s Annual Awards Evening in Dublin on 4 December to receive his certificate of Honorary Membership.

Speaking after the presentation Tom offered his sincere thanks to the Association for the award and for the warmth of the reception he and his wife Angela received on the night.

The Association’s Central Council unanimously agreed to confer the title of Honorary Member on Tom in recognition of the contribution he has made to Environmental Health and in particular his contribution to strengthening of links between the Institute and the Association. 

The photo shows Tom being presented with his certificate of Honorary Membership from Peter Gaffey, Association Chairman.