Pre-conference Workshops on Day 1 - Conference Sessions on Days 2,3&4

Dr. Jeanelle de Gruchy

Dr. Jeanelle de Gruchy

President - Association of Directors of Public Health - UK

Dr. Jeanelle de Gruchy is President of the Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH), a well-respected and vibrant voice for prevention and public health in the UK. She is passionate about ADPH advocating for equality in all its forms.

Jeanelle is also Director of Population Health for Tameside in Greater Manchester; she is based in an integrated NHS and Local Authority organisation. She has a role in leading population health system reform developments in Greater Manchester.

Prior to this, Jeanelle was Director of Public Health for the London Borough of Haringey for 8 years and Deputy Director of Public Health in Nottingham before this.

Jeanelle trained and worked as a doctor in South Africa and the UK before specialising in public health in the UK. She was a Research Fellow for the Health and Human Rights Project in South Africa from 1997-1999.  


Day 2 “Current challenges in health promotion and capacity building in primary health care setting” 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM Al Majlis Hall