Meet our team
Hear more about the members of our team, from our researchers and analysts, to our opperations and PPI personnel.
Click on the names of our team members to see their biography and a link to their professional public profiles.
Aziz Sheikh is Professor of Primary Care Research and Development and leads The University of Edinburgh’s Usher Institute. He has long been an expert in using routinely collected health care datato do public health related research.
Simon de Lusignan is our Lead Investigator for England. He is a senior academic GP and Professor of Primary Care and Clinical Informatics at the University of Oxford. He is also Director of the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) Research and Surveillance Centre (RSC).
Vahé Nafilyan is our Co-lead Investigator for England and works at the Office for National Statistics.
Chris Robertson is our Lead Investigator for Scotland. He is a Professor of Statistics at the University of Strathclyde, and particular expertise in the analysis of linked health data and infectious diseases. He is also the Head of Statistics at Public Health Scotland.
Stuart Bedston is one of our Data Analysts at Swansea University.
Tristan Millington is one of our Data Analysts, and currently works at the Usher Institute, University of Edinburgh.
Communications, Operations & PPIE
*PPIE: Patient Public Involvement and Engagement
Gabriella is our project’s Communications and Engagement Officer, based at the University of Edinburgh's Usher Institute.
Lana Woolford is our Patient Public Involvement Lead. She works from the University of Edinburgh's Usher Institute.
Natalia is our Project Manager at the University of Edinburgh. She is based in the Usher Institute.
Sneha is our Project Manager at the University of Oxford.