Mavis is a social scientist with interests in understanding health and data-related inequalities. She obtained a PhD in Health Studies at King’s College London and combines expertise in research on health and genomic data governance, a midwifery background and her own lived experience navigating the health system. Mavis is particularly interested in questions about what data categorisation and data collection and data-driven systems can tell us about inequities and the experiences of different members of society. She currently works as a Senior Researcher at the Ada Lovelace Institute interrogating the data divide in data-driven systems. She is also co-founder of GeneticsEngage, a platform to encourage and engage in issues of diversity and inclusivity in genomics.
Data Access & Discovery – HDR Innovation Gateway Interactive Feedback Workshop
11 August 2022 at 11:00 am
Join us in August for an interactive feedback workshop on the HDR Innovation Gateway. This is your chance to hear about the journey of the HDR Innovation Gateway, find out about new features and...
HDR UK Regional community meetings
8 September 2022 at 2:00 pm
Royal College of Physicians, the Spine, Paddington Village, Liverpool
Save the date - we are holding a series of events across the UK which will allow the HDR UK community to reconnect in person, with the first planned for Liverpool in September.
Overcoming the challenges of providing access to population scale, routinely collected health data for research and AI development whilst protecting patient confidentiality
21 July 2022 at 12:00 pm
About this event This free online talk will provide a background to Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) and explain the ecosystem in the UK where pseudonymised data is provided for research analysis...