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Professor Eugene Milne
Professor Ted Schrecker

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The Journal of Public Health invites submission of papers on any aspect of public health research and practice, and is published on behalf of the Faculty of Public Health.

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Obesity Thematic Issue

We have collated articles from the Journal of Public Health around the topic of obesity. This collection covers topics including sugary drinks taxation, preventative measures, and obesity epidemiology.

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Journal of Public Health covers a wide range of Public Health Topics that are of public interest, you can see a selection of the articles which have received news coverage in our collection.

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Thematic Issues

Explore the latest thematic issues from the Journal of Public Health:

Mental Health

Adolescent Health

About FPH

The Faculty of Public Health (FPH) is a registered charity in the United Kingdom and the standard setting body for specialists in public health in the United Kingdom.

The faculty is the joint faculty of the three Royal Colleges of Physician of the United Kingdom.

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FPH News

Below are the latest news items from the FPH.

FPH leader welcomes Scottish MUP court victory - See what Simon Capewell had to say about the Scottish MUP court victory.

Counter-extremism strategy undermines relationship between doctor and patient - Faculty of Public Health President Professor John Middleton discusses the counter-extremism strategy.

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The opportunity to join FPH through membership is available for medics and non-medics in public health at every stage of their professional career path.

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