Head of Obesity Policy, Department of Health

Richard Sangster

Richard Sangster is currently head of the Obesity Policy team at the Department of Health and led on the development of the recently published childhood obesity plan. Previously, Richard headed the Children and Young People’s Public Health Policy team covering a broad portfolio of areas

Richard joined the Department of Health in 2009 having previously worked for the Department of Education for eight years in a number of roles and policy areas.

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