Health Data Research UK

—– Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) is the national Institute for data science in healthcare.

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HDR UK mission

—–Our mission is to make game-changing improvements in the health of patients and populations through research and innovation.

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—–Our UK team of experts develops and applies cutting-edge data science approaches to health data to address the most pressing health research challenges facing the public.

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Health Data Research UK

By harnessing health and biomedical data in the UK, HDR UK will develop and apply cutting edge data science approaches in order to address the most pressing health research challenges facing the public.

HDR UK is a joint investment led by the Medical Research Council, together with the National Institute for Health Research (England), the Chief Scientist Office (Scotland), Health and Care Research Wales, Health and Social Care Research and Development Division (Public Health Agency, Northern Ireland), the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, the Economic and Social Research Council, the British Heart Foundation and Wellcome.

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Health Data Research UK welcomes £50m competition to create network of digital pathology and digital radiology centres
This week the government has opened a competition to invest up to £50 million in a network of up to six Centres of Excellence in digital pathology and imaging, including radiology. The centres, using digital systems and artificial intelligence (AI), will help diagnose deadly diseases earlier and select the best therapies for patients through...
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Distinguished academics to lead innovative national training approach for health data scientists
Professor Peter Diggle has been appointed by Health Data Research UK as Director of Training, starting in June 2018.  He will be joined in the summer by Professor Georgina Moulton and Dr Gabriella Rustici as Associate Directors to develop and lead an innovative training programme for health data scientists. [caption id=\"attachment_483\" align...
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Health Data Research UK is funded by

Medical Research Council
British Heart Foundation
Chief Scientist Office
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Economic & Social Research Council
Health and Care Research Wales
Public Health Agency
National Institute for Health Research
Wellcome
Medical Research Council
British Heart Foundation
Chief Scientist Office
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Economic & Social Research Council
Health and Care Research Wales
Public Health Agency
National Institute for Health Research
Wellcome
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