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Past Event

Reinventing Health and Social Care Systems


About the Speaker

Professor James McManus, President of the Association of Directors of Public Health and member of SAGE

Jim is a GenerationQ Fellow, Director of Public Health at Hertfordshire County Council and Interim President of the Association of Directors of Public Health. Jim is Lead for Population Health for the Hertfordshire and West Essex Integrated Care System and is an Honorary Vice-President of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.

Jim is a Chartered Psychologist, Chartered Scientist and Fellow of the British Psychological Society.  He led ADPH policy work on local outbreak plans and covid-19 suppression including ADPH 'Living Safely with Covid' policy papers.

He co-created the national public mental health collaborative for Covid-19 and co-chaired the national review of suicide prevention plans in England. He has just completed three years as Chair of the Behavioural Science and Public Health Network and was a co-author of the National Strategy for Behavioural Science in Public Health. He was a member of the national Faith TaskForce on Covid and is a member of the Oversight Group for the National HIV Strategy.

Jim has worked on population level trauma and recovery after disasters, co-led the national review on local authority suicide reduction plans and has previous experience of setting up trauma response networks.


This session will be conducted via Zoom:

This event is part of a seminar series:

Hilary 2022 Seminar Series - Social Care: challenge, change and renewal for older people

Convenors: Prof Francis Davis & Prof Chris Davis  

Event Details

27 January 2022 14:00 - 15:00


Online with Zoom