The nation’s new year’s resolution

January 30, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Blog by Teresa Grandi

A blog based on the presentation by ADPH President Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy on: factors influencing public health in England and priorities for policy for improving healthy life expectancy at
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Half way on – my reflections as ADPH President

November 29, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by admin

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Drug related deaths: getting some fundamentals right

August 15, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by admin

ADPH Vice-President Prof Jim McManus argues for the importance of getting the fundamentals right when it comes to tackling the complex issue of drug-related deaths Today the Office for National
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We need to rebuild our social fabric

August 5, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by admin

ADPH President Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy and Charlotte Augst, Chief Executive, National Voices look at what the recently published Green Paper means for patients and the VCSE. We have got
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Taking collective responsibility for a healthier society

July 4, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by admin

This is an adapted version of ADPH President Jeanelle de Gruchy’s speech in the conference plenary: ‘The future of care, health and wellbeing: opportunity, risk and ambition’ at the LGA
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A spending review for wellbeing? An idea whose time has come

May 31, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by admin

Guest blog by ADPH President Jeanelle de Gruchy for the Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance To its great credit, New Zealand has become the first country in the world to produce
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It takes a village to raise a child

May 28, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by admin

Guest post by ADPH President Jeanelle de Gruchy for the NHS England blog The National Medical Director for NHS England and Improvement and the President of the Association of Directors
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The lazy language of ‘lifestyles’ – let’s rid this from our talk about prevention

April 17, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by Teresa Grandi

By Jeanelle de Gruchy, President ADPH I’m writing this blog as I drink my flat white following my yoga class where the yoga teacher was wearing a fab ‘Carbs and
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Guest blog: A way forward on PrEP

March 1, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by admin

by Professor Jim McManus, ADPH Vice President As Scotland issues its report into the first year of PrEP for HIV, there is a fair amount of debate going on about where
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The NHS Long Term Plan – let’s stop the ‘us and them’

January 18, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Blog by Lucy Sutton

The NHS Long Term Plan has finally arrived. There is much in the plan that Directors of Public Health would support:  The shift in focus to primary and community services
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