Professor Selena Gray

About me

I am a public health academic who works at UWE and  currently also holds a position as Deputy Postgraduate Dean in Severn PGME, Health Education South West.
I have a long committment to professional development in public health, and am currently a member of the Board of UKPHR an Chair the UKPHR Education Committee. I am on the Board of Accreditation for APHEA (Agency for Public Health Education Acccreditation), and in the past have held roles as Registrar of the UK Faculty of Public Health and Co-Editor of the Journal of Public Health.
I am currently as Associate Editor for the Journal of Transport and Health and Public Health Reviews.
I am Co-Director of the Bristol Health Partner APPHLE HIT, and Capacity Development Lead for CLAHRC West.

Area of expertise

I have published over 50 articles in peer reviewed journals, four invited book chapter and a wide variety of book chapters and letters across a wide range of public health topics.

I led the NICE Collaborating Centre on Spatial Planning and Health, and has particular interests in walking and cycling, transport and health, injury, and the interaction with the built environement. 

I have also published in the field of selection and and assessment in public health and postgraduate medical training.

As a active member of the MSc Public Health Programme team I have supervised many successful dissertation students.

I have also been involved in the development of assessment processes for selection into specialist public health training at national level, contributing to the development of situational judgement tests in this field.


My Publications