Alice Wiseman has been Director of Public Health in Gateshead since May 2016 and registered with the UK Public Health Register since December 2009.
Alice is passionate about improving health and well-being with a particular focus on tackling the unacceptable inequalities faced by some communities.
Alice now has a contract with the Clinical Research Network for half a day a week. Research priorities in Gateshead have focussed on opportunities to gain a better understanding of the lived experience of and impact of Government policy on people in some of the most disadvantaged communities.
Alice has recently been elected to the Board of ADPH and is also one of the DPH leads for addiction and inequality.