We are the national institute for health data science.
Our mission is to unite the UK's health data to enable discoveries that improve people's lives.Find out more
The Health Data Research Innovation Gateway provides a common entry point to discover and request access to UK health datasets. Users can search for health data tools, research projects, publications and collaborate via a community forum.
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Five UK-wide Research Driver programmes are focusing on areas where data science has great potential to improve public health, prevent people from becoming unwell, and enhance patient care.Find out more
The DIH Programme was established in 2018 with a vision of realising the enormous potential of the UK’s health data for public and patient benefit. Five years later and this pioneering programme has reshaped the health data research landscape and created lasting impact!Find out more
CVD-COVID-UK aims to understand the relationship between COVID-19 and cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack, heart failure, stroke, and blood clots in the lungs through analyses of de-identified, linked, nationally collated healthcare datasets across the four nations of the UK.Find out more
As the UK’s national institute for health data research, we are helping to transform the prospects of talented Black health data scientists in the UK by providing opportunities to flourish in STEM careers through our health data research Black Internship Programme.Find out more
Ethnicity data from GP and hospital records of over 61 million people has been studied for the first time in research supported by HDR UK and the British Heart Foundation (BHF) Data Science Centre.
Our vision is that every patient, clinical trial, biomedical discovery and public health policy benefits from the use of large scale data and advanced analytics.
Five UK-wide Research Driver Programmes will harness the power of large-scale data to deliver ground-breaking scientific impacts and infrastructure innovation.
Case study examples of how we have enabled research across the UK.
The Health Data Research Innovation Gateway (the 'Gateway') search engine or 'portal' provides a common entry point for researchers and innovators to discover and request access to health...
The Health Data Research Hubs provide a rich toolkit of healthcare datasets, infrastructure and expertise that enable users to identify, access, understand and use data to improve people’s lives.
The UK Health Data Research Alliance (the 'Alliance') is an independent alliance of leading healthcare and research organisations united to establish best practice for the ethical use of UK health...