The BHF Data Science Centre holds a monthly webinar to provide updates about our work.
This month, Dr Reecha Sofat, Professor of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics at the University of Liverpool and Associate Director for the BHF Data Science Centre, leading on our Enhancing Cohorts theme, will be giving an update on the work underway in this area and the exciting work planned to enhance health data linkages for research cohorts.
- Joining instructions will be issued on the morning of the Webinar.
For those unable to attend, a recording of both presentations will be uploaded onto our YouTube channel.
The BHF Data Science Centre is a partnership between Health Data Research UK and the British Heart Foundation that works to deliver the data and data science needed to address some of the most important challenges in heart and circulatory disease research. The Centre works with a wide range of partners including patients, public, clinicians, researchers and NHS organisations to help them carry out research using health data into the causes, prevention and treatment of all diseases of the heart and circulation (such as heart attacks, stroke and vascular dementia).
Meet the speakers
BHF Data Science Centre
Improving the public’s cardiovascular health through the power of large-scale data and advanced analytics across the UK.
Thematic Area: Enhancing Cohorts
What do we mean by ‘enhancing cohorts’? A ‘cohort’ is a group of people who have one or more defined ‘trait’ in common – eg males over 60 who have had a heart attack. By linking...