Harnessing the power of health data

We’re a team of passionate scientists, researchers and data experts from a wide-range of disciplines, enabling and championing UK-wide data research to improve heart and circulatory health.

What we do

We work with a wide range of partners including patients, researchers, clinicians and the NHS to enable data-led research into the causes, prevention and treatment of diseases of the heart and circulation, including heart attacks, stroke and dementia.

Aim 1

To be the UK centre of expertise for cardiovascular data science

Aim 2

To create strong partnerships to improve health data science infrastructure and reduce barriers for research

Aim 3

To involve patients and the public to build trust and ensure that our work meets people’s needs

Our team

Areas of work

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Our Governance

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Join the team

BHF Data Science Centre vacancies can be seen on the HDR UK job site.

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What is HDR UK?

Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) is the UK's national institute for health data science. HDR UK is uniting the UK’s health data to enable discoveries that improve people’s lives. Its vision is that large-scale data and advanced analytics will benefit every patient interaction, clinical trial, and biomedical discovery to enhance public health.

Find out more about HDR UK