UCL Institute of Health Informatics


HDR UK London Seminar Series 17 June 2019 - Imperial College London

14 May 2019

These free monthly seminars, organised by the HDR UK London team, provide an opportunity for participants to gain an insight into HDR UK related work. Please join us on 17 June to learn more about recent developments in Health Data Research.

HDR UK London Seminar Series (2019 June)

Health Data Research UK is uniting the UK’s health data to make discoveries that improve people’s lives. They are an independent, non profit organisation supported by 10 funders and bring together 22 research institutes across the UK.  The HDR UK head office is in central London. 

HDR UK are hosting free seminars monthly. They are an opportunity for anyone interested to come along and hear about cutting edge research being carried out by HDR UK affiliated scientists. 

The June Seminar will take place on 17 June at Imperial College London, see below for the Agenda:

15.00 – 15.05  Introduction to HDR UK London

  Professor Harry Hemingway, HDR UK London Director, University College London (UCL)

15.05 – 15.10  Introduction to HDR UK London at Imperial College London (ICL)

  Professor Paul Elliott, HDR UK London Associate Director, ICL

15.10 – 15.25  Public Health Data Science: harnessing data and digital interventions to improve the health of the public

  Dr Robert Aldridge, Wellcome Clinical Research Career Development Fellow and Consultant in Public Health, UCL

15.25 – 15.40 Enhanced data interpretation and visualization of metabolic phenotypes associated with hypertension using statistical bioinformatics

  Dr Joram Matthias Posma, Lecturer in Cancer Informatics, Computational and Systems Medicine, ICL

15.40 – 16.00  Q&A

16.00 – 16.30  Networking

Registration: http://bit.ly/2sLCxay  

To find out more about HDR UK, visit their website: https://www.hdruk.ac.uk/ 

To keep up to date with HDR UK's latest news follow their twitter: @HDR_UK