Government creates new National Institute for Health Protection

A brand new organisation whose primary focus is public health protection and infectious disease capability is being established by the government.

  • New organisation to focus on rigorous science-led approach to public health protection
  • Institute will boost UK’s ability to deal with and recover from COVID-19 and meet health challenges of the coming winter
  • The organisation will be formalised and be operating from spring 2021

Click here for the full government press release.