Duncan Selbie's Friday message: 5 April 2013

Weekly message from the Chief Executive of Public Health England.

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Duncan Selbie's Friday message: 5 April 2013

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‘Thunderbirds are go’ – well, Public Health England is. On Monday we made the transition from our 130-plus component parts to the single entity that is PHE with amazingly few hitches (minus some genuinely unpredictable IT glitches). Our scientists, public health professionals, data and intelligence analysts and many other professionals are now all together within one family and are fully focused on the task before us – to do everything within our professional and personal power to help improve the public’s health. We exist to serve the public health system, a system led locally by elected members.

Published 5 April 2013