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 CEO's message includes the challenge of obesity, a new programme of work on tackling inequalities and a profile of the UK Public Health Rapid Support Team.
This week our CEO's message includes a national strategy to reduce gambling harms, European Immunisation Week, a new paper on lung cancer deaths in those who have never smoked and a new initiative with beauty salons to encourage uptake of cervical screening.
This week our CEO's message includes a welcome to the new minister for public health and primary care, success in reducing hepatitis C mortality and new e-learning modules from the All Our Health framework for health and care professionals.
This week our CEO's message focusses solely on the value of vaccination.
This week our CEO's message includes the latest prevalence estimates for opiate and crack use, the work community pharmacies do to deliver sexual health services and the alcohol treatment capital fund for 2019-20.
This week our CEO's message includes new data ahead of World TB Day, a new public health framework and PHE's Health Economics Evidence Resource.
This week our CEO's message covers the evidence on air pollution, engaging the next generation of scientists through British Science Week and the results of PHE's stakeholder review.
Cervical screening saves lives but uptake has been falling. This week PHE launched the first national Government campaign to raise awareness of the risks of cervical cancer and highlight the benefits of screening to encourage women to attend their screening …
Dear everyone Smoking prevalence is at an all-time low in England with fewer young people smoking and we have a fighting chance of a smokefree generation. This week we published our latest evidence on e-cigarettes with a particular focus on …