Modern society depends on effective and functioning public healthcare. This is why headlines about long A&E wait times, hospitals reaching capacity and the emergence of unknown viruses are so worrying.
Data analysis is now crucial to the effectiveness and survival of healthcare systems. If policymakers and healthcare managers understand what the data is telling them about the issues facing health services, they are better able to tackle them.
Queen's researchers are leading the way in this area of research. They have developed cutting-edge statistical models and data analysis which contribute to the UK's healthcare management and readiness for epidemics and pandemics.
Research changes the world. Research saves lives.
Research is crucial in the mission to improve health and wellbeing around the globe. In a modern and mobile world, diseases spread faster than ever. Our public health systems have to deal with the consequences. Researchers at Queen’s play a key role in understanding and providing effective healthcare.