UCL Institute of Health Informatics

Prof Spiros Denaxas

Prof Spiros Denaxas

Professor of Biomedical Informatics

Clinical Epidemiology

Institute of Health Informatics

Joined UCL
6th Apr 2009

Research summary

Spiros Denaxas is Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Deputy Institute Director for Research at the Institute of Health Informatics. His lab's research focuses on creating and evaluating novel computational methods for creating and evaluating disease phenotypes in structured electronic health records, clinical and genomic data.

Teaching summary

  • Programme Co-Director for MSc in Health Data Science
  • Programme Co-Director for the Health Data Science module of the UCL Summer School
  • Module Lead for the Principles of Health Data Science 
  • Module Co-lead for Data Methods for Health Research 

  • Guest lecturer/tutor (current/past) on MSc in Health Informatics (UCL Institute of Health Informatics), MSc in Social Epidemiology (UCL Epidemiology and Population Health), MSc in Dental Public Health (UCL Epidemiology and Population Health), MBBS Y1/Y2/Y4 eHealth (UCL Medical School), MSc in Information Retrieval and Data Mining (UCL Computer Science),  BSc in Population Health (UCL Epidemiology and Population Health), MSc in Epidemiology (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), MSc in Genomic Medicine (QMUL William Harvey Research Institute),  MSc in Addiction Studies (King's Institute of Psychiatry)


University of Manchester
Other higher degree, Master of Science |
University of Manchester
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy |
University of Bradford
First Degree, Bachelor of Science |