ADPH Presidential Blog: The Path Ahead

September 17, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Blog, Covid-19, Health Protection by Campbell Findlay

Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, President, Association of Directors of Public Health It is now abundantly clear that we are experiencing an exponential rise in COVID-19 cases and we, as a
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The public health system – redesign during a pandemic

August 20, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Blog, Covid-19, Health Protection by Campbell Findlay

Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, President, Association of Directors of Public Health Arguably the time to ensure that we have national organisations able to cope with the surge of an inevitable
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Statement: Responding to Health Secretary’s announcement of the replacement of PHE

August 18, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection by Campbell Findlay

Over the last seven months public health teams across the system have risen to the challenge that Covid-19 has posed – going above and beyond to protect the nation’s health.
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FPH, ADPH and RSPH thank our members for their continued commitment to the public’s health as they face uncertainty and further pressures

August 17, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19 by Campbell Findlay

 The Faculty of Public Health (FPH), the Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) and the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) stand in solidarity with our members, the public
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Statement: Responding to reports of Public Health England (PHE) being replaced

August 17, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19 by Campbell Findlay

Working together as a public health system, we are all committed to protecting and improving the nation’s health. We highly value our Public Health England colleagues who have been working
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ADPH Presidential Blog: The State of Data

July 17, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Blog, Covid-19 by admin

Talking with a Director of Public Health this week, we commented that never in our wildest imagination as public health trainees did we rehearse the scenarios of heated political and
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Explainer: Data

July 17, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19 by Lucy Sutton

ADPH has developed this explainer to support members, stakeholders, the media and the public in understanding the fundamental role of data in preventing and managing COVID-19 outbreaks. It follows on
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Explainer: Local Outbreak Plans

June 30, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19 by admin

 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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Statues and Coronavirus

June 25, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Blog, Covid-19 by Nicola Close

Nicola Close, Chief Executive, Association of Directors of Public Health I was reminded last weekend of the conundrum: how tolerant should we be of intolerance? I am a ‘takes all
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Responding to Covid-19: a perspective from Barnet

June 23, 2020 in #adayinthelifeofadph, ADPH Updates by admin

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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