BREATHE — The Health Data Research Hub for Respiratory Health and PIONEER — The Health Data Research Hub for Acute Care, with funding from Innovate UK have launched a free digital resource for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) interested in learning about Synthetic Data.
Is Synthetic Data a viable tool for your business?
Synthetic Data can overcome the challenges associated with using real world data. Whether you are a health tech or health care innovator, start-up, analyst or medical device developer,
will give you a comprehensive introduction to Synthetic Data. Learn about its opportunities, challenges and limitations, while visiting case studies, examples and use-cases for Synthetic Data. Synthetic Data: A guide for SMEs
Download Understanding Synthetic Data: A guide for SMEs
In addition to the digital resource, we held a launch event on 19 May 2022, and a recording of the webinar has been turned into a podcast featuring a Q&A panel discussion.
The podcast is chaired by
Monica Fletcher, OBE (BREATHE Partnerships Lead) and includes panellists:
Professor Jennifer Quint (Deputy Director, BREATHE)
Professor of Respiratory Epidemiology, National Heart and Lung Institute
Honorary Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton and Imperial College London NHS Foundation Trusts
Professor Elizabeth Sapey (Director, PIONEER)
Director, Institute of Inflammation and Ageing
Managing Director, NIHR Clinical Research Facility Birmingham
Reader in Acute and Respiratory Medicine, University of Birmingham
Consultant in Acute and Respiratory Medicine, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Professor Geoff Hall (Chief Clinical Data Officer, HDR UK)
Professor of Digital Health and Cancer Medicine – University of Leeds
Honorary Consultant in Medical Oncology – Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Chief Clinical Information Officer (Research and Innovation) – Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Dr Alison Elderfield (Data Strategy Manager, HDR UK)
Dr Chris Rowe (Innovation Lead – Medical Technology, Innovate UK)
Dr Alexander Topham (Principal Data Developer, PIONEER)
Suzy Gallier (Technical Director, PIONEER)
Andrew Percy (Business Manager, PIONEER)
The podcast as well as a full-length recording of the webinar can be viewed on the
BREATHE YouTube channel.