Dr. Lucy Burkitt-Gray
Lead Data Analyst for UK Biobank at the Manchester Coordinating Centre
Lucy Burkitt-Gray leads a team of Data Analysts and Bioinformaticians based at the headquarters of UK Biobank in Manchester, UK. Lucy moved to UK Biobank in 2019, and has since worked to deliver to the public large new datasets such as whole exome and whole genome sequencing of UK Biobank’s 500,000 participants. Lucy is passionate about widening access to highly valuable research cohorts, and as such is proud to be part of the transformation of the UK Biobank resource onto their cloud-based Research Analysis Platform. Lucy has a PhD in Computational Infection Biology from University College Dublin (2014-2019), and an MA in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge (2011-2014).