Meet the DataLoch team

Core members of the DataLoch team

DataLoch is a growing partnership between NHS Lothian, Borders and Fife, Health and Social Care Partnerships, the University of Edinburgh, patients and the public. A core team, largely based at the University of Edinburgh, coordinate the programme.


Professor Nick Mills

Professor Nick Mills

Nick Mills is Senior Responsible Officer for the Usher Institute Health and Social Care Data-Driven Innovation Hub - and project lead for DataLoch.

He heads up the Leadership Team who oversee the development, managment and governance of the DataLoch.


Kathy Harrison

Kathy Harrison is the programme manager for DataLoch.

She coordinates the project team driving forward data management, clincial relevance, analysis and governance of the programme.


The rapid collection and linkage of data in the COVID-19 dataset has only been made possible due to the extensive efforts of an interdisciplinary team.

COVID-19 Collaborative Contributors


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