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09:30 - 17:00 1 March 2016

#DataSavesLives: using health data to improve public health


Farr Institute Seminar rooms | UCL Farr Institute (link Map)
222 Euston Road | London | NW1 2DA | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

Speaker information

Harry Hemingway, Event Chair

Join our showcase of world-class research and other events including interactive demonstrations, workshops and discussions. The aim is to stimulate interest and debate in new frontiers in health informatics and its application by highlighting key areas where research has had a pivotal influence on understanding the causes and development of disease, drug safety monitoring and health policy evaluation through our research using electronic health records. We will also showcase novel methods in health informatics and opportunities for training and collaboration. There will be an opportunity to network.

Sessions include:

  • Opportunities and challenges of Big data in healthcare research
  • Big data saves lives: examples from the Farr Institute
  • Use of digital health data from a clinician and public perspective
  • Data science and analytics
  • Visualising health care data
  • Patients and the Public Informing electronic health record research.

Part of UCL's Festival for Digital Health.


Nathalie Fitzpatrick
+44 (0)20 7679 5326 | n.fitzpatrick@ucl.ac.uk


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