Sarah Deeny

Assistant Director, Data Analytics

The Health Foundation

About Sarah

Sarah is Assistant Director of Data Analytics. Sarah provides strategic leadership on Data Analytics for Better Health, and founded the Networked Data Lab.

Before joining the Health Foundation in 2015, Sarah was a Senior Mathematical Modeller at Public Health England from 2010, where she led work using advanced data science techniques, and innovative data linkage, informing the national response to antimicrobial resistant infections. She also collaborated extensively with academics nationally and internationally, supervised PhD students, and taught at UCL and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Sarah studied microbiology at Trinity College Dublin, and epidemiology at Imperial College London, where in 2011 she also completed her PhD in mathematical modelling of infectious disease. Sarah currently holds an honorary appointment at UCL.