What We Do
The BHF Data Science Centre is a partnership between Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) and the British Heart Foundation (BHF), and sits within HDR UK.
We work with a wide range of partners including patients, public, clinicians, researchers and NHS organisations to help them carry out research using health data into the causes, prevention and treatment of all diseases of the heart and circulation (such heart attacks, stroke and vascular dementia).
Dataset Summary Dashboard set to speed things up for researchers
Data scientists planning to work with key health datasets in England, Scotland and Wales will benefit from a new interactive tool that will quickly shed light on project feasibility and data...
Digital device link to health records could be key to answering major health challenges
Health insights gained from smart tech and wearable devices could be bolstered dramatically by safe and secure linkage to electronic health records, according to researchers at the BHF Data...
500,000 missed out on blood pressure lowering drugs during pandemic
Researchers warn of additional heart attacks and strokes adding to a healthcare system already under pressure.