ADPH Presidential blog: Reflections on being persistent, consistent and insistent

May 24, 2022 in ADPH Updates, Blog by Heather Partridge

Jim McManus, President, Association of Directors of Public Health  I am now sixth months into my Presidential term at ADPH which, following on from our AGM last week, feels like
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Comment on NIHR research: ‘How can local authorities reduce obesity’

May 19, 2022 in ADPH Updates, Blog, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity by Heather Partridge

Greg Fell, Vice President, Association of Directors of Public Health (UK)  We very much welcome the publication of today’s review of research into obesity put together by the NIHR –
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Smokefree 2030?

May 11, 2022 in ADPH Updates, Blog, Tobacco by admin

Ruth Tennant, Board Member, Association of Directors of Public HealthHazel Cheeseman, Deputy Chief Executive, Action on Smoking and Health In July it will be three years since the Government announced
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ADPH Consultation Response: UK Covid-19 Inquiry Draft Terms of Reference

April 7, 2022 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection by Heather Partridge

The Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) is the membership body for Directors of Public Health (DsPH) in the UK. It represents the professional views of all DsPH as
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Explainer: Living Safely and Fairly with COVID-19

February 15, 2022 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection by Campbell Findlay

Download PDF version here Download Appendix 1- Events Guidance here Introduction  In February 2021, The Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) published Living Safely with Covid: Moving toward a Strategy
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Statement: Responding to the publication of the Public Health Grant allocations

February 7, 2022 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, PH System by Campbell Findlay

Prof. Jim McManus, President, Association of Directors of Public Health, said: “Given the ongoing pandemic pressures, service backlogs and increasing need, these allocations are effectively a cut to public health
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Vaccine Engagement SLI Programme

February 7, 2022 in ADPH Updates, Health Protection, Sector Led Improvement by Marcy Dickinson

The Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) and the Local Government Association (LGA) have been working collaboratively to develop a Sector-Led Improvement Programme to support the national NHSE Vaccination
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Presidential Blog – The Season of Goodwill

December 16, 2021 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection by Campbell Findlay

Prof. Jim McManus, President, Association of Directors of Public Health The coming weeks are a period for reconnecting with loved ones and reflecting on the year. A common theme at this
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Statement: responding to introduction of Plan B measures

December 8, 2021 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection by Campbell Findlay

Prof Jim McManus, President, Association of Directors of Public Health, said: “The Association of Directors of Public Health supports the adoption of Plan B given the early evidence that Omicron
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Statement: responding to Government’s 10 year drugs strategy

December 7, 2021 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs by Campbell Findlay

The government has published a new 10-year drugs strategy ‘From harm to hope: A 10-year drugs plan to cut crime and save lives‘ Alice Wiseman, Alcohol and Drugs Lead, Association
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