Duncan Selbie's Friday message: 6 December 2013

Weekly message from the Chief Executive of Public Health England.

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Duncan Selbie's Friday message: 6 December 2013

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People often ask me what makes the greatest difference to our individual and collective ability to improve outcomes, reduce inequalities and keep our communities safe. My answer is always people and relationships, and courageous leadership.

I want to especially mention this week the exceptional work of our Screening and Immunisation Teams.

I want to pay tribute to the work our health protection, emergency planning and other colleagues are doing in responding to the current flooding.

Published 6 December 2013