Opportunity in Public Health

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 Interim Head of Policy The Association of Directors of Public Health are seeking a part time interim Head of Policy to cover the post for six months due to ill health. This is an opportunity to develop your public health … Continued

National Audit Office Report

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National Audit Office report finds that deprived areas tend to have a lower ratio of GPs and nurses to patients The NAO found that there is considerable variation in access between different patient groups: older patients were more likely than … Continued

Consequences of Cancer Toolkit

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Who is the toolkit for? The toolkit provides resources and information for primary care professionals to identify and manage the consequences of cancer treatment, and support patients to live well after a cancer diagnosis. It is designed to be used … Continued

Comprehensive Spending Review

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BMJ (26/11/2015) “Medical training and public health budgets will be cut………….Although the spending review was short on details of how these cuts would be implemented, it said that funding to local governments for public health would be cut by 3.9% … Continued

Food teaching in schools: knowledge and skills framework

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Food teaching in secondary schools: knowledge and skills framework From: Public Health England First published: 19 November 2015 Food teaching in primary schools: knowledge and skills framework From: Public Health England First published: 19 November 2015 These resources are part of part of … Continued

World Health Day 2016: Diabetes

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7 April 2016 – World Health Day World Health Day 2016: Key messages WHO is focusing the next World Health Day, on 7 April 2016, on diabetes because: 1. The diabetes epidemic is rapidly increasing in many countries, with the … Continued

Celebrate World Toilet Day on 19 November

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One in three people around the world still don’t have access to a safe and private toilet. Celebrate World Toilet Day on 19 November by raising vital funds to build more taps and toilets around the world. Read more>

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