Helen Donovan
Helen Donovan
Professional lead
Royal College of Nursing

Helen is the Professional Lead for public health nursing at the Royal College of Nursing supporting and promoting the importance of public health across nursing and midwifery. Her career has spanned across general nursing, midwifery, practice nursing, health visiting and specialist health protection including working for Local Authority teams. She has a special interest and expertise in vaccination and immunisation she has an honorary senior lecturer position at the University of Hertfordshire. Helen is the Chair of the Self-Care forum a national charity working across health and wider organisations to further the reach of self-care and embed it into everyday life.