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Healthy Lives team Our Healthy Lives team look at the factors that shape where we live, learn, work and play, the team influences decision makers to look beyond health care and think about the wider determinants of health

Our work

We aim to change the conversation to focus on health as an asset, rather than ill health as a burden – and to promote policies and encourage local action that improves opportunities for a healthy life in the UK.

Our people


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Jo Bibby

Director of Health

Analysis, evidence and policy to create and value good health


David Finch

Assistant Director
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Christopher Rocks

Lead Economist and Head of Secretariat
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Heather Wilson

Programme and Policy Officer

Improving public health policy, systems and practice

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Gwen Nightingale

Assistant Director
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Louise Marshall

Senior public health fellow

Martina Kane

Policy and engagement manager

Shaping a new public conversation on health and wellbeing

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Paul McDonald

Chief Campaigns Officer
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Work with us

We look for talented and passionate individuals as everyone at the Health Foundation has an important role to play.

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The Q community

Q is an initiative connecting people with improvement expertise across the UK.

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