Jessica Butler

Jessica Butler is a research fellow at the Aberdeen Centre for Health Data Science, a centre for collaboration between NHS Grampian and the University of Aberdeen. She studies the origins and development of chronic disease via large-scale linkage of NHS and government records. She also works with the NHS to design reproducible and transparent methods for research using high-security patient data. She is the local lead for the UK Reproducibility Network in Aberdeen and runs the Aberdeen Open Research Working Group. She is an advocate for research staff as part of the University Postdoctoral Research Committee and for gender equality as part of the Athena SWAN team. She can be reached on Twitter @jessbutler284