Denise Sheehan

Denise Sheehan, Clinical Nurse Specialist
Denise Sheehan has been a Cystic Fibrosis Clinical Nurse Specialist at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for nine years. She previously worked at the Royal Brompton Hospital as a senior staff nurse in cardiothoracic medicine.


  • Adolescent medicine in relation to cystic fibrosis and the transition of adolescents to adult services.
  • Cystic Fibrosis Newborn Screening programme: support and continuing education for families and children.


  • RGN St Bartholomew’s Hosp London, 1990
  • RSCN – Royal Free Hospital London, 1994
  • Paediatric Cardio-Thoracic Course, 1995
  • Principles of High Dependency Nursing,Thames Valley University 2002
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Nursing, masters level, Kings College University, 2011
  • Medical Advisory Panel of the Cystic Fibrosis Holiday Fund
  • Member of the Cystic Fibrosis International Nurses Association + UK Body