Promoting the use of R in the NHS

Author: Tom Jemmett

About Tom Jemmett

(Senior Healthcare Analyst)
The Strategy Unit, Midlands and Lancashire CSU

Tom is a Senior Healthcare Analyst working at the Strategy Unit. He has worked in the NHS for over 10 years in information roles. Tom has a degree in Computer Science and Pure Mathematics and is a member of The British Computer Society and an Associate Member of the Institute of Mathematics and it's Applications. You can find Tom at github.com/tomjemmett

thomas.jemmett@nhs.net

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