The new UK NSC screening manual sets out the evidence base, policy requirements, implementation processes, quality assurance requirements and core pathway components needed for national screening programmes.
Professor Anne Mackie
Professor Anne Mackie is the Director of Screening for Public Health England.
Anne has worked in Public Health for nearly 20 years across London and the South East. Previous roles have included medical director of the National Specialist Commissioning Advisory Group, Director of Public Health in Kent and Director of Public Health in South West London. Latterly Anne was Director of Public Health for London SHA before taking on her current post in August 2007. She lives in London with her partner and their daughter.
The UK NSC is recruiting 3 new members to support its expanded role and remit.
The 2021 annual call is your opportunity to make a proposal for a new screening topic to be considered by the UK National Screening Committee as part of its regular review process.
Professor Anne Mackie thanked everyone involved in delivering the NHS screening programmes in 2020, an exceptionally challenging year.
An opportunity to propose a new health screening programme.
Professor Anne Mackie explains that it is important that healthcare policy makers do not risk undermining or overlapping with NHS population screening.
Director of screening Professor Anne Mackie thanks everyone working in screening for all their hard work and expertise in 2018.
It's the time of year when we throw open the doors of the UK National Screening Committee to ideas for new population screening programmes.
The launch of the 2017 to 2018 annual report of the UK National Screening Committee.
Screening in the UK: making effective recommendations 2016 to 2017 summarises all the screening recommendations made between 1 April 2016 and 31 March 2017 and the evidence behind those recommendations.
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The UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC) advises ministers and the NHS in the 4 UK countries about all aspects of population screening and supports implementation of
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