On 10 December 2020, over 150 members of the social care data science community – including academic researchers, care providers and receivers, commissioners, and charities – came together virtually to discuss the current landscape of applied social care research.
Attendees shared experiences of significant insights and impacts which have already been realised by research across the spectrum of social care services, as well as the key challenges which must be addressed to maximise impact and emerging opportunities for the future.
NHS Winter pressures could be addressed by research harnessing big data, machine learning and artificial intelligence
22 January 2023
New research launched by HDR UK and funded by NIHR will use data-driven approaches to pin-point pressures in the health care system, understand their causes and develop ways to overcome or avoid...
500,000 missed out on blood pressure lowering drugs during pandemic
19 January 2023
Researchers warn of additional heart attacks and strokes adding to a healthcare system already under pressure.
Learnings from ICODA initiative highlight importance of data science in addressing COVID-19 research challenges
18 January 2023
The International COVID-19 Data Alliance (ICODA) research studies made a significant contribution to the global pandemic response, harnessing the power of health data research approaches to...