Tim Chico

Tim Chico


Professor Time Chico is the BHF Data Science Centre Associate Director and Theme Lead for Smartphones and Wearables.

The focus of Tim’s theme is exploring how data from apps and wearables, linked to other health datasets, can inform trajectories of cardiovascular health and disease.


Tim is Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Sheffield and honorary Consultant Cardiologist at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. He is Research Director for Healthcare Data / AI in the Institute of In Silico Medicine (INSIGNEO).

Tim is passionate about improving healthcare and health outcomes by application of patient-centred and equitable personal monitoring data.