This week our Chief Executive's message covers testing for COVID-19, new guidance that has been published on PPE, mental health and care of the deceased, a new WhatsApp chatbot tool for COVID-19 information, and the establishment of Public Health Scotland.
Duncan Selbie is the founding Chief Executive of Public Health England. Prior to 2013, he was Chief Executive of Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, the regional teaching hospital for the south east of England. From 2003 to 2007 he was the Director General of Programmes and Performance for the NHS and subsequently its first Director General of Commissioning. Prior to this, he was Chief Executive of South East London Strategic Health Authority and before that Chief Executive of the South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust. He joined the NHS in January 1980.
This week our Chief Executive's message covers shielding for the extremely vulnerable people at highest risk from coronavirus, the many volunteers that have signed up to support the NHS, and the results of the 2019 Civil Service People Survey.
This week our Chief Executive's message covers the social distancing measures set out by the Prime Minister, our approach to scaling up UK testing capacity is to use both antigen and antibody testing, and the Public Health Grant allocations for local authorities for 2020/21.
This week our Chief Executive's message covers the COVID-19 delay phase and our new tracking dashboard, No Smoking Day, and new funding to expand drug and alcohol treatment for people experiencing rough sleeping.
This week our Chief Executive's message covers COVID-19, our new e-cigarette evidence review, and the consultation on SACN's draft report on lower carbohydrate diets for adults with type 2 diabetes.
This week our Chief Executive's message covers COVID-19, the 10 year review of Michael Marmot's Health Equity in England report, and the PHE Public Mental Health Summit.
This week our Chief Executive's message covers COVID-19, tobacco harm, mumps, Year of the Nurse and Midwife, and our new Start4Life campaign.
This week our Chief Executive's message covers COVID-19, HIV in older people, longevity, Women and Girls in Science, and behaviour change.
This week our CEO's message includes a 2019-nCoV update, PHE's seventh annual cardiovascular disease prevention conference, and the upcoming Heads Up Weekend.
This week our CEO's message includes a 2019-nCoV update, the NIHR's new research investment, cancer registration data, PHE's IANPHI award, and the appointment of our new Regional Director for London.