Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy

  • Financing health is vital to our futures

    22 February 2021

    Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy says the upcoming Budget is a chance to act on the lessons of COVID-19 – and now is the moment to start building the path towards a healthy recovery.

  • The clock is ticking

    10 November 2020

    There is no path to economic recovery that does not involve controlling COVID-19, says Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy. She outlines what needs to be in the plan for the new response phase.

  • The view from the ground on contact tracing

    01 May 2020

    The crucial issue of contact tracing is a chance to reset the local, regional and national relationship, says Dr Jeanelle De Gruchy.

  • Keep calm and collaborate 

    10 March 2020

    Dr Jeanelle de Grucy says the next few weeks will be difficult – but collaboration and openness are our greatest assets in tackling the coronavirus. 

  • Clear leadership from the government is needed on public health

    08 January 2020

    Wellbeing should be built into the fabric of Government decision-making when it comes to both policy-making and funding allocation - and it is time for a multi-year funding settlement for public health, says Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy.

  • What does the Spending Round mean for public health?

    05 September 2019

    A spending round settlement for public health just slightly above inflation is welcome, but we need ‘bigger and braver thinking’ and a multi-year package, says Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy.

  • What price timidity?

    25 July 2019

    The prevention Green Paper partly tips the scales towards a fairer and more productive country, but also falls short in crucial areas, says president of the Association of Directors of Public Health, Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy.

  • A healthier outlook for public health

    03 February 2015

    Drs Andrew Howe and Jeanelle de Gruchy talk about their role as co-chairs of the Association of Directors of Public Health for London and its future as they relinquish the helm after nearly two years.