The demise of Public Health England

  title={The demise of Public Health England},
  author={Gabriel Scally},
Recasting England’s public health structures at this time seems extremely foolhardy 
A new public health body for the UK
“Local first” approach dropped in favour of industrial and security oriented agency
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