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Aliko Ahmed

Director of Public Health England for East of England

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Professor Aliko Ahmed is Director of Public Health England for East of England, and previously the Director of Public Health for Staffordshire NHS and County Council. He qualified in medicine, and trained in epidemiology and public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, and at the University of Cambridge. He oversees the development and implementation of Public Health England programmes and activities in the East of England including the provision of technical advice and support to local governments and the NHS. He has over 24 years’ experience working as a clinician, academic and public health practitioner in health systems across low and high income countries.