Explainer: Local Outbreak Plans

June 30, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19

 The ADPH has developed this ‘explainer’ about Local Outbreak Plans to support stakeholders, the media and the public in understanding what they are and how they will work.   Key messages  Local Outbreak Plans are designed to:   Prevent spread  Encouraging
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Responding to Covid-19: a perspective from Barnet

June 23, 2020 in #adayinthelifeofadph, ADPH Updates

Dr Tamara Djuretic, Barnet Council Director of Public Health  London was the first part of the country to see a surge in coronavirus cases – and as Director of Public Health
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Guiding Principles for Effective Management of COVID-19 at a Local Level

June 12, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection

This document is intended to outline principles for the design of COVID-19 Local Outbreak Plans led by the Director of Public Health at Upper Tier Local Authority level, working with
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ADPH Presidential Blog: A time for steady leadership, careful preparation and measured steps

May 31, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Blog, Covid-19, Health Protection

COVID-19 has already taken a huge social and economic toll on our nation – and the reality is that it will continue to do so for some time. We are
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Statement of Principles – COVID-19: Contact Tracing

May 18, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection

Introduction   This paper sets out a ‘Statement of Principles’ which the Association of Directors of Public Health believes should underpin a coherent approach to contact tracing and how it links to the nationally led Test, Track and Trace
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FPH and ADPH Joint Statement on COVID-19

April 2, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19

The Faculty of Public Health (FPH) and the Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) are immensely proud of the role the UK public health workforce is playing in response
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A day in the life of…

March 23, 2020 in #adayinthelifeofadph, ADPH Updates, Blog, Covid-19

Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy talks about her role as ADPH President during the response to COVID-19 and thanks Directors of Public Health for their energy, experience and calm leadership.  This
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COVID-19: The ADPH Approach

March 20, 2020 in ADPH Updates

Like every organisation, the Association of Directors of Public Health is adapting what we do and the way we do it in response to COVID-19, based on the latest national
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ADPH responds to announcement of Public Health Grant allocation 2020-21

March 17, 2020 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding

Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, President, Association of Directors of Public Health, said: “It is welcome that the Government has taken a positive step forward after year upon year of deep
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New research shows alcohol minimum unit price could save almost 8,000 lives in north of England

February 28, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs

High risk drinkers would cut their consumption by the equivalent of 14 bottles of vodka a year Civic leaders are calling for the urgent introduction of a minimum unit price
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