Ministerial role

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Prevention, Public Health and Primary Care)

Current role holder: Jo Churchill MP

Responsibilities

The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Prevention, Public Health and Primary Care leads on the following policy areas:

  • COVID-19:
    • supply (PPE)
    • shielding and vulnerable groups
    • vaccine deployment
  • health improvement
  • health inequalities
  • prevention
  • primary care
  • gender identity services
  • major diseases
  • community health
  • lead minister for crisis response
  • sponsorship of PHE and FSA

Current role holder

Jo Churchill MP

Jo Churchill was appointed as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health and Social Care on 26 July 2019.

She was previously Assistant Government Whip from 9 January 2018 to 26 July 2019.

More about this person

Announcements