The operation of the CDT relies on several groups working together to ensure the delivery of excellent teaching and high quality research. 

Centre Staff

Details of the centre directors and operations team who oversee the day-to-day running of the centre.

Steering Committee

Members of this academic committee oversee the direction of teaching and research in the centre.

Supervisors and Module Leads

Each project is supervised by a physical scientist, a computational scientist and a biomedical scientist drawn from the centre’s extensive network of collaborators.

External advisory board

The industrial advisory board reviews the CDT programme and research portfolio to ensure graduates have the necessary training for careers in academia or industry.


Our students come from a wide range of backgrounds and go on to conduct research in diverse scientific areas whilst remaining within the healthcare-centred research themes of the centre.


Our alumni go on to successful careers both within academia and in organisations such as the NHS, PwC, and the EPSRC.