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Ed-DaSH Team


Our team brings together subject-matter expertise in ’omics, statistics, and computation, with strengths in research data management and the UK’s largest Carpentries chapter, to build an extensive cohort of confident practitioners and a scalable and sustainable network of health and bioscience data science training for the UK.

Co-Investigators

Alison Meynert Alison Meynert, Senior Research Fellow & IGC Bioinformatics Analysis Core Manager, MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC Institute of Genetics and Cancer
Alex Twyford Alex Twyford, Lecturer in Botany & Academic Lead to Edinburgh Genomics, School of Biological Sciences
Catalina Vallejos Catalina Vallejos, Chancellor’s Fellow & Fellow of the Turing Institute, MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC Institute of Genetics and Cancer
Edward Wallace Edward Wallace, Sir Henry Dale Fellow, School of Biological Sciencs

Programme Coordination

Giacomo Peru Giacomo Peru, Coordinator, EPCC

Team

Computational workflows

Alison Meynert, Co-Lead Alison Meynert, Co-Lead, Senior Research Fellow & IGC Bioinformatics Analysis Core Manager, MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC Institute of Genetics and Cancer
Alex Twyford, Co-Lead Alex Twyford, Co-Lead, Lecturer in Botany & Academic Lead to Edinburgh Genomics, School of Biological Sciences
Tim Booth Tim Booth, Bioinformatician/Programmer, Edinburgh Genomics
Nathan Medd Nathan Medd, Training and Outreach Manager, Edinburgh Genomics
Graeme Grimes Graeme Grimes, Bioinformatician & IGC Bioinformatics Training Coordinator, MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC Institute of Genetics and Cancer
Flic Anderson Flic Anderson, Research Assistant in Bioinformatics, School of Biological Sciencs

Data management & FAIR principles

Edward Wallace, Co-Lead Edward Wallace, Co-Lead, Sir Henry Dale Fellow, School of Biological Sciences
Andrew Millar, Co-Lead Andrew Millar, Co-Lead, Chair of Systems Biology & Business Owner of University Research Data Service, School of Biological Sciences, SynthSys
Andrew Romanowski Andrew Romanowski, Research Data Manager, Biological Research Data Management Team, School of Biological Sciences
Tomasz Zielinski Tomasz Zielinski, RoleTBD, Biological Research Data Management Team, School of Biological Sciences
Ines Boehm Ines Boehm, Research Consenter/Processor, CRUK-Tissue Group, MRC Institute of Genetics and Cancer and Royal Infirmary Edinburgh

Statistics

Catalina Vallejos, Co-Lead Catalina Vallejos, Co-Lead, Chancellor’s Fellow & Fellow of the Turing Institute, MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC Institute of Genetics and Cancer
Ailith Ewing, Co-Lead Ailith Ewing, Co-Lead, Chancellor's Fellow, MRC Human Genetics Unit and Cancer Research UK Edinburgh Centre, MRC Institute of Genetics and Cancer
Alan O'Callaghan Alan O'Callaghan, PhD student, Vallejos Group, MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC Institute of Genetics and Cancer
Gail Robertson Gail Robertson, RoleTBD, Statistical Consultancy Unit, School of Mathematics

Website development

Giacomo Peru Giacomo Peru, Coordinator, EPCC
Robert Nagy Robert Nagy, PhD Candidate, Cancer Informatics Group, MRC IGC CRUK Edinburgh Centre

Steering Group

The Ed-DaSH Steering Group is formed of the Co-investigators and Co-leads of the development teams, along with representation from across the University of Edinburgh.

Karen Halliday Karen Halliday, Dean of Systematic Inclusion & Professor and Chair of Systems Physiology, The College of Science and Engineering
Malcolm Macleod Malcolm Macleod, Professor of Neurology and Translational Neuroscience & University of Edinburgh Academic Lead for Research Improvement and Research Integrity, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences
Mick Watson Mick Watson, Professor of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, The Roslin Institute
Neil Chue Hong Neil Chue Hong, Director, Software Sustainability Institute & Senior Research Fellow, EPCC
Nicola Cuthbert Nicola Cuthbert, Researcher Development Manager, Institute for Academic Development
Teresa Ironside Teresa Ironside, Director of Data Science Education, Bayes Centre

Workshops

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