John Middleton is public health director at Sandwell Primary Care Trust and vice president of the UK Faculty of Public Health.
Public health work at one primary care trust has shown how unemployment could have massive impact on a generation’s life expectancy, and why it’s important they get back to work. John Middleton reports.
Public health is a new burden – it’s official. And local authorities are right to be nervous.
What will the new national public health service look like?
Public health must be protected from short term raids on its funding by acute services