Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics

Centre for Medical Informatics

The Centre for Medical Informatics is newly established within the Usher Institute.

About us

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The Centre for Medical Informatics focuses on the interdisciplinary study of designing, developing and using information technology solutions in healthcare.

Leadership team

Centre Heads
The Centre has a unique joint leadership team which unites the fields of population health (Prof Sheikh), data-intensive medicine (Prof Morris) and computer science (Prof Robertson).


Our mission
The mission of the Centre is to accelerate research into creating learning health systems and developing next-generation medicine through data-intensive informatics.