Public health matters

James Westwood

James is a Senior Public Health Intelligence Analyst in the Epidemiology and Surveillance (non-communicable diseases) team in Public Health England. In this role he leads on updates to the Health Profiles online tool and the production of the annual Health Profiles. He also coordinates responses to Parliamentary Questions on behalf of the Chief Knowledge Officer directorate and is researching methods for non-communicable disease surveillance. Prior to this, James worked for PHE’s Local Knowledge and Intelligence Service (LKIS) and also PHE’s Field Epidemiology Service (FES), both in the South West. Before joining PHE, James worked in analytical roles for the Health Protection Agency, within an NHS Mental Health Trust and in a Primary Care Trust.