Julie Webster - Acting Director for Health and Wellbeing

Julie Webster 2Julie has been the acting Director for Health and Wellbeing for Wirral Council since August 2017.

She is responsible for monitoring and improving the health status of local people, advising on strategies to reduce inequalities, identifying health needs, developing programmes to reduce risk and the provision of public health evidence and expertise to support commissioning of services.

She has a particular interest in the use of insight to develop public health interventions and is a strong advocate for social justice and the role of the citizen in local services. She is the DPH lead for work to tackle alcohol misuse and is involved in local research on the introduction of a minimum unit price for alcohol.