ADPH London programmes, centre on issues that can either only be successfully tackled on a pan-London basis, and/or which enhance the ability of boroughs to meet their responsibilities locally.

Priorities for collaboration, December 2020 – May 2021:

  • Responsive to the emerging COVID-19 situation and other key issues
  • Providing resilience and, through collaboration and sharing of best practice, reducing duplication of efforts across London and developing the workforce, including Consultants and teams
  • Responding to key priorities whilst maintaining strong system partnerships, networks and leadership of joint commissioning ventures (including Sexual health, Good Thinking, Stop Smoking London)
  • Seizing the opportunity for population health and equity through recovery, developing the future of public health and response to PHE restructure and shaping the role of the DsPH within integrated care systems

Shared agendas:

  • Childhood Obesity
  • Air Quality
  • Children and Young People
  • Health in All Policies
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Sexual Health
  • Smoking and Tobacco

System improvement and development:

  • Sector Led Improvement
  • Public Service Reform & Systems Transformation
  • Workforce Development

The potential for joint working on public health across London boroughs is not restricted to the areas listed.

Read more about our current and previous work here:

ADPH London Programme Plans December 2020 – May 2021

ADPH London Programme Plans September 2018 – March 2020

ADPH London Programme Plans September 2017 – September 2018

ADPH London Progress and future plans February 2017

ADPH London programme progress and future plans – September 2016

ADPH London programme progress and future plans – January 2016

To get in touch with the ADPH London team, please email