Public Health England (PHE):
PHE exists to protect and improve the nation’s health and wellbeing, and reduce health inequalities. PHE is an executive agency of the Department of Health, and a distinct delivery organization with operational autonomy to advise and support government, local authorities and the NHS in a professional and independent manner. The Consultant in Dental Public Health Dr Jeyanthi John regularly attends LDC meetings and updates the committee on dental public health matters. The CDPH’s role is pivotal to influence and direct effective dental services developments and strategic needs assessment driven procurements of dental services.