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Jim Weatherall

  • Global Director, Biomedical & Clinical Informatics
  • AstraZeneca R&D
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Research interests

modellingontology and knowledge representation. Information visualisation. Software and database development. Data mining/MLtext mining and text analytics. Semantic technologiesmedical & health Informatics. Natural Language ProcessingClinical


Born in Salisbury Schooled in Lincolnshire Attended University in Manchester Postgrad/postdoc in Manchester and Stanford

Co-authors (21)

  • jeff renna
  • Catriona Kennedy
  • Andrea Erize
  • Aamir Shahzad
  • Iain Buchan

Professional experience

Global Director, Biomedical & Clinical Informatics

AstraZeneca R&D

April 2011 - Present

Global Discipline Lead, Biomedical Informatics

AstraZeneca R&D

October 2009 - March 2011(a year)

Principal Biomedical Informatics Scientist

AstraZeneca R&D

March 2007 - September 2009(3 years)

Scientific Software Consultant

Tessella Plc

October 2002 - February 2007(4 years)

Postdosctoral Research Fellow

University of Manchester

October 1999 - September 2002(3 years)


PhD High Energy Particle Physics

University of Manchester

October 1996 - September 1999(3 years)

BSc Physics, First Class

University of Manchester

September 1993 - September 1996(3 years)