Data and Connectivity is led by Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) in partnership with the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Professor Andrew Morris, HDR UK’s Director, leads the programme, supported by several colleagues:

Principle Investigators and collaborators for Data and Connectivity include:


The ONS  – programme co lead


NHS Digital (England)




SAIL Databank / University of Swansea (Wales)


Public Health Scotland / EPCC University of Edinburgh (Scotland)



HSC Honest Broker Service (Northern Ireland)







OpenSAFELY – TRE delivery partner