Public Health England (PHE) have published their knowledge strategy, following an extended consultation.
Freed, J. Kyffin, R. [and] Rashbass, J. [et al] (2013). Knowledge strategy: harnessing the power of information to improve the public’s health. London: Public Health England, June 2014. PHE Publications Gateway Number: 2014119.
Public Health Workforce Strategy Updated
The government has updated the original 2013 public health workforce strategy, to reflect progress to date and plans for the coming year.
Healthy lives, healthy people: update on the public health workforce strategy. Prepared by the Public Health Policy and Strategy Unit, Department of Health. London: Department of Health, Health Education England, Local Government Association (LGA) and Public Health England, June 27th 2014.
Possibly of related interest, regarding information sources:
Bayliss, SE. Davenport, CF. [and] Pennant, ME. (2014). Where and how to search for information on the effectiveness of public health interventions – a case study for prevention of cardiovascular disease. Health Information and Libraries Journal. December 2014, Vol.31(4), pp.303-13. (Click here to view the PubMed abstract).