UCL Institute of Health Informatics


The UCL Institute of Health Informatics

Health data is increasing in size and complexity and the UK has some of the richest health data in the world. At the UCL Institute of Health Informatics, we specialise in utilising this data to develop a better understanding of diseases on a national and international scale. The Institute is home to a unique range of research expertise and outstanding talent resulting in highly impactful research using large scale data and advanced analytics.
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    Research Themes

    We are developing coordinated interdisciplinary programmes of research using Electronic Health Records across the areas of Discovery Science, Precision Medicine, Public Health, Learning Health Systems and Citizen Driven Health.

    Data lab

    Data Lab

    The CALIBER research platform consists of highly trained staff, data resources and tools, specialised infrastructure, and training and support. Find out more about the Data lab and the CALIBER resource.


    Directory of Expertise

    Our staff at IHI work across a number of research areas, ranging from applied artificial intelligence to unstructured data and natural language...




    We use big data and health informatics approaches to improve health at local, national and international levels. 



    We offer a range of flexible taught and research postgraduate study programmes which combine theory with practice. 

    Diversity and equality

    Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

    Equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) are integral to our Institute. We hold the Athena Swan Bronze Award.