Health data science training and learning
Whether you are an aspiring health data scientist or already established in the field, HDR UK has CPD opportunities to help you progress your career, available for free and on demand.

As the national institute for health data science, HDR UK want to ensure that everyone who wants to build a career in this rapidly advancing field has access to high quality learning and training opportunities, whatever their background and location.

Our virtual learning platform Health Data Research Futures is a free and flexible learning platform offering expert led Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accredited courses designed for you.

HDR Futures is an excellent way for healthcare analysts to advance their skills and knowledge and thrive within the UK’s dynamic health and care system.
Rony Arafin, CEO of Association of Professional Healthcare Analysts (AphA)

How HDR Futures works

  • Sign up for free
  • Browse available CPD accredited courses
  • Follow learning pathways at your own pace
  • Create bite-size video playlists
  • Gain certificates and badges
  • View training offered by HDR UK’s partners

Find out more by visiting the Futures website or sign up and get started straight away.

The ideas were delivered in a simple and easy to grasp manner. Great insights.
Meghna Dey, HDR Futures user
Our CPD programme allows you to:
  • Lean on the go via easily digestible bitesize videos
  • Gain hands on skills via facilitated workshops
  • Learn direct from experts via online webinars
  • Gain insights from real-world case studies
  • Hear about upcoming events
  • Discover resources to support your career

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