Health & Wellbeing

Health Promotion Group

The University of Edinburgh had a Health Promotion Group to support and develop health awareness and health promotion within the University, which resulted in the achievement of the Healthy Working Lives award. The ongoing work to maintain this award is now undertaken by the Deputy Director of the Health and Safety Department.


The Members of the Health Promotion Working Group are:

Professor Amanda Amos (Convenor)

  • Professor in Health Promotion, Public Health Sciences

Louise Campbell

  • Depute Director, Centre for Sport and Exercise

Janet Craig

  • Occupational Health Manager, Health and Safety Department

Emma Crowther

  • Transport and Parking Manager, Estates and Buildings

Karen Darling

  • Deputy Director, Health and Safety Department

Lesley Pert

  • Health and Safety Advisor, Accommodation Services

Janet Philp

  • BMS Administrator, School of Biomedical Sciences

Alastair Reid

  • Director, Health and Safety Department

Deborah Ritchie

  • Senior Lecturer (Health Promotion and Mental Health), College of Humanities and Social Science

Alison McNaught

  • Human Resources Advisor, College of Science and Engineering