Clare Woman Laura Brennan Fronts European Campaign on HPV Vaccine

Clare Person of the Year Laura Brennan will share her story on an international stage, as she fronts a new European health campaign.

The 26-year-old Ennis woman, who was diagnosed with terminal cervical cancer in 2017, has been working with the HSE to advocate for the HPV vaccine.

Since then, Laura has been invited by the World Health Organisation to be an advocate across Europe and to mark World Cancer Day on February 4th, by telling her story in a video, which has been release by the organisation.


The video features Laura at home in Clare with her family and travelling to University Hospital Limerick for treatment, and in it she explains her reasons for backing the campaign: