The Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) has operated as a self-governing professional network since its inception in 2007 In 2013 the ADsPH proposed to bring together public health networks across England under a common set of general principles and protocols. Formal affiliation of the Yorkshire and Humber network to the ADsPH commenced in 2014.
Our Purpose : To support the delivery of better public health outcomes in Yorkshire and Humber.
How we work:
- Leadership : Provide public health leadership in the region and speak with a collective voice for public health in Yorkshire & Humber.
- Influence : Generate influence and impact on key stakeholders and create alignment with other regional and national networks.
- Public Health Development : Professional development support, oversee public health training and development processes and create and use a sector led improvement process to identify standards and develop best practice.
- Collaboration : Agree direction and work programmes for areas where collaboration has benefit/greater impact and undertake collective advocacy work for key PH priorities in the region