Stephen Palmer

Non Executive Director

About Me

Non Executive Director

Stephen Palmer from Swansea trained in medicine in Cambridge, and in epidemiology and public health in London, Bristol and Atlanta.

He came back to Wales in 1983 as regional infectious disease epidemiologist. He has worked as Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health in Cardiff, as well as director of the UK Health Protection Agency's Chemical Hazards and Poisons Division and the Regional Services Division.

Stephen was a non-executive director of Dwr Cymru from 2010-2018.  His published research covers communicable disease control, environmental hazards and the role of the built environment in health.