Public Health England

Public Health England has been established to protect and improve the nation’s health and wellbeing, and to reduce inequalities. It will take up its full powers on 1 April 2013.

A coherent public health surveillance strategy for England

Duncan Selbie announces the final regional director appointment for Public Health England, and shares the launch of a new consultation and the development of a public health surveillance strategy for England. It is with great pleasure that I can confirm … Read more → – A coherent public health surveillance strategy for England

Regional Director appointed for Public Health England

Dr Jenny Harries has been appointed as Public Health England’s Regional Director for the South of England, Chief Executive Duncan Selbie has announced. About Jenny Harries Jenny Harries is currently the Joint Director of Public Health for Norfolk County Council … Read more → – Regional Director appointed for Public Health England

Shaping the goals for Public Health England

Duncan Selbie reports on a meeting with the national executive team about the goals for PHE, and meets new colleagues and close partners in the regions. Our national executive team has been hard at work this week shaping the immediate and longer term goals for … Read more → – Shaping the goals for Public Health England

Meeting local public health challenges

Duncan Selbie looks at how local public health teams tackle the challenges in different geographies, and how Public Health England will be working with local authorities to improve the health of their populations. As I continue my visits to Local … Read more → – Meeting local public health challenges

Announcement of ring-fenced public health funding

In his first message of the new year, Duncan Selbie highlights the recent announcement of ring-fenced public health funding for local authorities and two further director appointments for Public Health England. Yesterday’s announcement by Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for … Read more → – Announcement of ring-fenced public health funding