Professor Andrew Morris
Andrew is Director of Health Data Research UK.
In August 2017 Andrew became the inaugural Director of Health Data Research UK, the multi-funder UK Institute for health and biomedical informatics research that will capitalise on the UK’s renowned data resources and research strengths to transform lives through health data science. He is seconded from his position as Professor of Medicine, and Vice Principal of Data Science at the University of Edinburgh. Andrew was Chief Scientist at the Scottish Government Health Directorate from 2012-2017 and has served and chaired numerous national and international grant committees and Governmental bodies.
Andrew is part of the panel discussion on 'Big data and dementia'.