Greg Fell

  • Removing poverty’s toll on health

    11 June 2024

    As well as tackling the current poverty crisis, the next government must take a long-term, preventative approach by recognising all policies have an impact on our health, says Greg Fell.

  • The case for a new Public Health Act

    07 May 2024

    Greg Fell makes the case for a new and all-encompassing Public Health Act, and says preventing people from becoming ill will only be achieved by putting health at the heart of all policies.

  • Reducing infant mortality in Sheffield

    06 March 2024

    No one element made the difference when it came to reducing Sheffield’s disproportionately high infant mortality rates, says Greg Fell – instead a 20-year commitment reaped incredible rewards.

  • When prevention is the real cure

    06 March 2024

    Greg Fell draws from examples across the British Isles to highlight some of the work done by directors of public health to support residents to lead longer and healthier lives.

  • Why climate change is health’s biggest threat

    15 January 2024

    The health risks from climate change are considerable, but directors of public health are ideally placed to ensure initiatives are implemented in the right way, to the right people, say Greg Fell and Darrell Gale.