Dr Jenifer Smith FRCP FFPH is Public Health England Centre Director for South Midlands and Hertfordshire. After a clinical career in general medicine and rheumatology, she has held consultant posts in public health medicine at regional and national level, covering specialist areas in health information and quality assurance in health care.
Dr Smith is a key member of the Quest for Quality and Improved Performance (QQuIP) project, funded by the Health Foundation, providing medical knowledge and guidance on data sources and relating work within the project to the NHS.
Outcome assessment in colorectal cancer
The evaluation of population based screening programmes
The development and application of disease modelling within health care