Professor Selena Gray

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  • Qualifications:MBChB, Bsc, MD, FRCP, FFPH, Cert Teaching and Learning
  • Position:Professor of Public Health
  • Department:Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences (HAS)
  • Telephone:+44 (0)117 32 88849

About me

I am a public health academic who works at UWE and  currently also holds a position as Deputy Postgraduate Dean in Health Education England South West.
I have a long committment to professional development in public health, and am currently a on the Board of Accreditation for APHEA (Agency for Public Health Education Acccreditation),. I was a Board Member and Chair of the Education Committee for UKPHR 2012-16 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 an Associate Editor for the Journal of Transport and Health and Public Health Reviews.
I am Co-Director of the Bristol Health Partner APPHLE HIT, which aims to increase levels of physical activity in older people. I am Capacity Development Lead for CLAHRC West.

Area of expertise

I have published over 60 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,  in the field of spatial planning and health, physical activity and older people, injury prevention, and an evaluation of the food for hospital programme.

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. I was 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.



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