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UCL in the News: Personnel Today's top 40 power players list 2007

19 June 2007

Number 10: Professor Dame Carol Black (UCL Medicine), National Director for Health & Work Up 13 from 23 A year into her role heading a government initiative to cut the number of people on incapacity benefit and promote health in the workplace, Black - the professor and director of rheumatology at the Royal Free & UCL Medical School in London - has her hands full.

The coming year will see her lead a review on the health of UK's working age population. Health has become a red-hot topic for employers, and with sickness absence costing the economy billions each year, the pressure will be on to deliver.

'Personnel Today'