Professor Simon Ball, Director of Digital Healthcare, University Hospital Birmingham

Associate Directors

  • Professor Theodoros Arvanitis Professor of e-health innovation and Head of Research at the Institute of Digital Healthcare, Warwick Manufacturing Group, University of Warwick
  • Professor Anthony Brookes, Professor of Bioinformatics & Genomics, Department of Genetics & Genome Biology University of Leicester
  • Professor Georgios Gkoutos, Professor of Clinical Bioinformatics, College of Medical & Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham
  • Dr Phil Quinlan, Director, UKCRC Tissue Directory and Coordination Centre, Department of Computer Science University of Nottingham


Research initiatives

  • Representing, integrating and analysing patient level healthcare data for discovery and personalised care
    Principal Investigator: Professor Georgios Gkoutos
  • Making diverse healthcare and biobank data discoverable
    Principal Investigator: Professor Anthony Brookes
  • Connecting the environmental with the individual to improve health of populations
    Principal Investigator: Professor Matt Keeling