UCL Institute of Health Informatics



Congratulations to Laura Shallcross who has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2021.

Laura Shallcross
 Dr Laura Shallcross (UCL Institute of Health Informatics) was awarded an MBE for services to adult social care during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Dr Shallcross is an Associate Professor in Public Health Medicine and leads a research group using electronic health records to investigate the diagnosis and management of infection and antimicrobial resistance, aiming to improve antibiotic use in health and social care settings.Commenting on her award, Dr Shallcross said: “It is really wonderful to be recognised in this way, and a testament to the incredible hard work and commitment of the Vivaldi (Covid-19 in care homes) research team over the past 12 months. This award will spur us on in our efforts to build a positive legacy from the pandemic for care home staff and residents through research.”



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