Health Committee

The Health Committee reviews health and wellbeing issues for Londoners, particularly public health issues. It also keeps a close eye on how well the Mayor’s Health Inequalities Strategy is doing.

Dr Onkar Sahota Health Committee chair introduction.

Current work

The Health Committee is investigating the performance of the London Ambulance Service and how to ensure a more modern, efficient and effective service in the future.

Recent work

The Health Committee published a report called Healthy First Steps about the importance of getting the first two years of a child's life right and avoiding any trauma that could have lasting damage.

The Chair of the Health Committee wrote to the Mayor about the closures of sexual health clinics.

Held an investigation into young-onset dementia in London.

Read earlier publications

Lisa's story - sight loss in London

Latest publications


Impact and news coverage

Committee members

Committee meetings

Browse meetings and agendas for this committee and check out further information relating to the committee, including terms of reference.

Contact the Health Committee

If you have a media enquiry relating to the Health Committee please contact:                

Communications Officer Howard Wheeler [email protected] 020 7983 5769

If you have a query about this Committee and its work please contact:

Scrutiny Manager - Lucy Brant, [email protected], 0207 983 5727

Committee Officer - Clare Bryant, [email protected], 020 7983 4616

If you have a query about the Mayor's health policy please call 020 7983 4000.