(PHOENIX METRO AREA)
Bob England, MD
Maricopa County Department of Public Health
Dr. England oversees the third-largest local public health jurisdiction in the US. He has been a public health doctor for his entire career, has held a variety of state and local health department positions, mostly in Arizona, and has twice served as the State Epidemiologist. He's a Past President of the Arizona Public Health Association and currently serves on the Boards of the National Association of County and City Health Officials and St Luke's Health Initiatives, a local foundation largely focused on health policy.
Dr. Bob England has refocused the Department on policy and systems change work whenever possible to maximize the effect of very limited local resources.