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What can tweets about contact tracing apps tell us about attitudes towards data sharing for public health? (Part 1)

  Holly Clarke is an intern on our Data Scientist Internship Programme - ...

Intern life, the pandemic and everything

I was asked to write about how I’m coping with intern life during lockdown. As I’m typing this, I realise I’m quite possibly the least representative person to write about this topic. For me, there is truly no place like home, to relax or work. As...

LIDA joins powerful new COVID-19 data alliance

Leeds Institute for Data Analytics will provide a powerful new COVID-19 data alliance with secure infrastructure, scientific expertise and access to global academic research networks. LIDA has worked alongside consortium-leader Rolls-Royce...

Thoughts on the LIDA Internship Programme – Vijay Kumar

  Do you have a research or industry figure role model, and what about them inspires you? A role model of mine would be my previous...

Improving lives through Big Data – Holly Clarke

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Attending the Women in Data conference – Claire Shadbolt

Data has become commonplace in everyday life; the current landscape is rich with opportunities to capture, analyse and interpret data....

An introduction to the LIDA internship – Francisco Videira

  [caption id="attachment_3916" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Francisco attending the conference at the Joint Research Centre[/caption]   Background Before...

What’s happened to UK migration since the EU referendum – in four graphs

Net migration has gone down since the referendum. ...

Bowel cancer rates after colonoscopy vary by provider

  Acolonoscopy is the main test used to detect bowel cancer, but like most tests, it is not always 100% accurate and cancers can be missed. New research led by the University of Leeds looked at the number of patients whose colonoscopy found no evidence of bowel cancer, but who were subsequently diagnosed with the...

Secondment to SoCal – Luke Archer

Introduction When I applied to the Leeds...