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Informatics cluster

Led by Professor Robert Stewart, the Informatics cluster oversees the delivery of a broad informatics infrastructure.  Our overall aim is to develop a digital phenotype, derived from electronic health records, active and passive patient interfaces, social media, and geographical contextual data, and to use such data as a basis for intervention.

Research theme

Clinical and Population Informatics

Developing and using our electronic databases and community health study resources for research for better mental health.
Research theme

Bioinformatics and Statistics

Our bioinformatics and statistics research integrates clinical data from patient records to better understand psychiatric disorders.
Research theme

Mobile Health

Exploiting novel mobile health and remote sensing technology to provide patient's experience data, improving clinical understanding and empowering patients.
Researching health records

What is CRIS?

Find out what our Clinical Record Interactive Search system (CRIS) is and how it helps researchers understand better understand mental health.


Latest news from the informatics cluster.


DATAMIND is the Health Data Research Hub for Mental Health funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) and Health Data Research (HDR) UK.