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Prof Alastair Denniston

Consultant Ophthalmologist, University Hospitals Birmingham, and Director of INSIGHT
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Alastair Denniston is a consultant ophthalmologist (eye specialist) at University Hospitals Birmingham, and Director of INSIGHT.

Prof Alastair Denniston is a consultant ophthalmologist (eye specialist) at University Hospitals Birmingham, leading research into the use of health data research and artificial intelligence to improve patient care in the ‘real world’.

He is Professor at the University of Birmingham, and part of the Biomedical Research Centre for Ophthalmology at Moorfields Eye Hospital/UCL.

Alastair is Director of INSIGHT, the HDRUK Health Data Research Hub for Eye Health, which is focused on eye disease and its application to wider health, including diabetes and dementia. It will use anonymised large-scale data and advanced analytics, including artificial intelligence, to develop new insights in disease detection, diagnosis, treatments and personalised healthcare.