Prof. James Batchelor
Associate Dean International Research & Enterprise Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton Caldicott Guardian,
Honorary Consultant University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Topic: Collaborating for fun? Personalised Genomic Medicine and the Challenges of Data Squishing
Professor James Batchelor is the University of Southampton's Professorial Fellow of Clinical Informatics and Healthcare Innovation. He also serves as the Clinical Informatics Research Unit Director, overseeing a team of over 50 clinical, public health, and informatics professionals. He also leads and directs the EDGE Programme, which is an extensive collaborative network of hospitals and research organisations working together to support and improve research systems in the United Kingdom, Belgium, South Africa, India, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, supporting over 150,000 research projects globally and managing over 7.5 million patients.