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  • Interim Executive Director of Finance appointed

    Friday, 22 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Tamira Rolls has been appointed as Public Health Wales’ interim Executive Director of Finance.
     

  • Powys Health Board signs up to Time To Change

    Friday, 22 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Powys Teaching Health Board is supporting the national Time to Change campaign that aims to end mental health discrimination through talking about mental health by signing a pledge to promote awareness and reduce the stigma of mental health across Powys.
     

  • Grow Wild Funding Opportunity

    Thursday, 21 November 2013, Planet Health Cymru
    Are you a community group? Does somewhere near to where you live need brightening up? Would £500 – £5,000 help you make it accessible to the wider community, highly visible and inspiring?

  • Sustainable Places Research Institute

    Thursday, 21 November 2013, Planet Health Cymru
    The latest newsletter for Cardiff University’s Sustainable Places Research Institute is now available.

  • Interim chief executive appointed

    Thursday, 21 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Huw George has been appointed as the interim Public Health Wales Chief Executive.
     

  • Refreshed strategy launched

    Thursday, 21 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Public Health Wales has launched its refreshed strategy at its staff conference.
     

  • Latest IPEN Newsletter released

    Thursday, 21 November 2013, Planet Health Cymru
    The second issue of the International Physical Activity and the Environment Network (IPEN) newsletter is now available.

  • European Antibiotic Awareness Day

    Monday, 18 November 2013, Public Health Wales Health Protection Division
    To mark European Antibiotic Awareness Day on 18 November 2013, the Welsh Antimicrobial Resistance Programme, Public Health Wales have published three new reports including the annual Antimicrobial Resistance in Wales report covering the time period 2005-2012.

  • New Mental Health Facility Proposed for Neath Port Talbot Hospital

    Friday, 15 November 2013, All Wales Mental Health Promotion Network
    A state of the art acute mental health assessment facility for adults could be developed at Neath Port Talbot Hospital.

  • Six Groups Up For The People's Millions Lottery TV Vote in Wales

    Thursday, 14 November 2013, All Wales Mental Health Promotion Network
    Six groups in Wales have been shortlisted to battle for the public vote and £50,000 of lottery cash in this years The People’s Millions TV competition.

  • Laboratory-confirmed infections and notifications reports

    Wednesday, 13 November 2013, Public Health Wales Health Protection Division
    The Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre has published reports on rates of laboratory-confirmed infections and notifications of communicable diseases in Wales for the month of October 2013.
     

  • Further cases in South West Wales measles outbreak

    Wednesday, 13 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Public Health Wales continues to remind parents of the importance of MMR vaccination as three new cases of measles have been reported in the Neath and Swansea area.
     

  • Report into measles outbreak published

    Tuesday, 12 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    A report on the measles outbreak centred on Swansea has been published today (Tuesday 12 November) with 13 recommendations designed to stop further spread of the disease.
     

  • Agenda and papers published for the twenty eighth Board meeting

    Monday, 11 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    The agenda and papers have been published for the twenty eighth meeting of the Public Health Wales Board.
     

  • Depression: ‘Second Biggest Cause of Disability’ in the World

    Thursday, 7 November 2013, All Wales Mental Health Promotion Network
    Depression is the second most common cause of disability worldwide after back pain, according to a review of research.

  • Measles outbreak in South West Wales reaches 36 cases

    Thursday, 7 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Cases of measles in an outbreak centred on the Neath and Swansea area have now reached 36.
     

  • Quality Improvement in Primary Care: Learning from CGPSAT

    Wednesday, 6 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Primary Care Quality has published a report for health boards in Wales highlighting some learning points from the All Wales Clinical Governance Practice Self Assessment Tool (CGPSAT) 2010 to 2013.
     

  • 'Quit for Wales' campaign launched to reduce smoking rates in Wales

    Tuesday, 5 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Stop Smoking Wales, part of Public Health Wales, is supporting a new six month campaign headed by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) in Wales to encourage Welsh employers to do more to help their staff quit smoking.
     

  • Unscheduled care report published

    Monday, 4 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    A report has been published into the external factors affecting long-term trends and recent pressures on unscheduled care and performance in Wales.
     

  • Latest Woodlands for Wales Indicators released

    Monday, 4 November 2013, Planet Health Cymru
    The latest statistics on the Woodlands for Wales have been released by Welsh Government following the last update in June 2012.

  • Stoptober a success

    Friday, 1 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Stoptober, the 28 day stop smoking challenge, has seen almost 14,000 smokers in Wales register for support to give up smoking for 28 days.
     

  • Public Health Wales gears up for cold weather season

    Friday, 1 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    As the clocks go back and winter approaches, Public Health Wales is preparing to keep the Welsh public informed of any increased risk to their health from cold weather.
     

  • Take early action on mouth cancer

    Friday, 1 November 2013, Public Health Wales
    Public Health Wales’ Dental Public Health Team is taking the opportunity to highlight that mouth cancer is on the increase, especially in younger people and women, during Mouth Cancer Action Month (1-30 November).
     

  • GP surveillance of infections in Wales report

    Thursday, 31 October 2013, Public Health Wales Health Protection Division
    Weekly newsletter which includes clinical consultations rates of 13 diseases, based on returns from 44 sentinel practices in Wales, and a topical news article. This week - Influenza immunisation uptake monitoring
     

  • WHIASU Annual Report Published

    Wednesday, 30 October 2013, Wales Health Impact Assessment Support Unit (WHIASU)
    The WHIASU Annual Report for 2012-13 has just been published in English and Welsh.  It contains information on all the research and development work that has taken place during the last year.

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