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In September 2013 the London Health Commission (LHC) was established by the Mayor of London. Lord Darzi – a cancer surgeon at St. Mary’s Hospital – was appointed by Boris Johnson to chair the London Health Commission. Over the past year, Darzi has led a panel of experts and involved 15,000 in...Read more
Leading public health organisations across Europe have signed a letter calling on governments to take action to curb the Ebola Crisis. PHAST is a signatory to the letter published in the Lancet on Friday 26th September. Please forward this link widely to your contacts.Read more
London Regional Director of Public Health England Yvonne Doyle presented at the PHAST meeting on Thursday 11th September you can view the presentation below.Read more
PHAST associate Prof Les Mayhew was one of the authors on the peer review paper published by Public Library of Science (PLOS) click here to see the full paper : Also discussed in the Sunday Times see the...Read more
PHAST will be presenting a poster at the annual conference of Public Health England on 16 and 17 September 2014 in Warwick. The poster describes the evaluation of Equity Action, a three year European-wide programme to address health inequalities in 15 Member States with Norway and 30 regions....Read more
Dr John Ashton, President of the FPH and Russell Cormac director of Nurture Development led a Public Health Talent discussion organised by PHAST and Cadence to discuss what can be done to improve the current situation in England where 1 in 5 LA's are recruiting for a permanent DPH and many...Read more
Prof. Sue Atkinson CBE documents her experiences as an Interim DPH in this presentation.Read more
Hello and welcome to the Spring edition of the PHAST newsletter.
At a time when resources are scarce, councils are innovating to ensure they provide residents with the best quality services. Local government's depth of talent does not always get the recognition that it...Read more