We provide expert advice for infection control, emergency planning and environmental health issues to safeguard the 2.6 million people living in the North East.
Our mission is to:
Our partners include the local and regional NHS, local authorities and the emergency services.
In addition to the health protection team, the Newcastle office is also home to the regional management team and a range of region-wide specialist services:
We're also supported by the Specialist Microbiology Services which provides laboratory analysis facilities.
Contact your local health protection team for further information.
North East is now part of the North of England region, which includes North East, Cumbria & Lancashire, Yorkshire & Humber, Greater Manchester and Cheshire & Merseyside.
West One Duncombe Street
Tel: 0113 295 2000
Fax: 0113 295 2222
North East PHE Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tel: 0844 225 3550
Fax: 0191 221 2584
Last reviewed: 7 May 2013