A recent study published in The Lancet showed, for the first time, that the Cervarix Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine has had a dramatic effect on cervical cancer incidence. As well as this being an historic moment for the vaccination programme, there is also an exciting data story behind the headlines.
How do you do pioneering research without ever seeing the data?
Lucy Elliss-BrookesAssociate Director for Data Curation, NHS Digital
Lucy is Associate Director for Data Curation at NHS Digital. Her leadership role focuses on reducing burden related to data collection and optimising the value that NHS Digital adds to patient data. Previously she led the analytical team in the National Disease Registration Service.