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Health Data in Practice: Human Centred Science through a Wellcome Trust 4 year PhD Programme in Science

We are excited to announce that the newly awarded Wellcome Trust-funded ‘Health Data in Practice’ PhD Programme is open for applications.


Register your interest in the programme and receive updates on how to apply.

Why apply?

  • Our trainees will gain an ‘in-practice’ context to their health data science research in the
    form of an MRes in Health Data in Practice in the first year
  • Access to data in real-world settings through strong NHS and data science partnerships
  • An inter-disciplinary supervisor pool spanning life, population, computer and clinical
    sciences as well as the arts and humanities
  • Access to innovative and extensive career development opportunities and career
    transition support
  • Funded MRes and PhD studentship including Home/EU tuition fees, research and
    training costs


Who are we looking for?

  • Graduates who are expected to hold or to obtain at least an upper second class degree
    (or equivalent for EU and overseas candidates) in a relevant subject area, including but
    not limited to statistics, computer sciences, mathematics, psychology, bioinformatics,
    biomedical sciences and qualitative disciplines including but not confined to
    anthropology, ethnography, social sciences
  • Successful candidates will display their passion for a career in research, good
    communication skills and scientific knowledge of the field

For further details please visit our webpage.

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