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 Hywel M. Jones

Hywel M. Jones

Research Associate

Yr Ysgol Meddygaeth

+44 (0)29 2068 7304
Neuadd Meirionnydd, Ysbyty Athrofaol Cymru, Parc y Mynydd Bychan, Caerdydd, CF14 4YS
Siarad Cymraeg

I'm a Research Associate / Statistician in the Division of Population Medicine, working as an analyst for the Centre for Improvement in Population Health through E-records Research (CIPHER), part of the Farr Institute. I specialise in the analysis of two large collections of linked anonymised routine health records, the Clinical Practice Research Data Link (CPRD) and the Secure Anonymised Information Linkage Databank (SAIL).

I also hold an honorary contract as a Research Associate at Swansea University.

Education and qualifications

  • 1986: post-graduate Diploma in Management Studies, Polytechnic of Wales
  • 1977: B.Sc. Statistics (1st Class Hons.), University College of Wales, Aberystwyth

Career overview

  • 2014 - present: Research Associate, Cardiff University School of Medicine Division of Population Medicine
  • 2012 - 2014: Statistician, Welsh Language Commissioner
  • 2003 - 2012: Statistician, Welsh Language Board
  • 1988 - 2003: Statistician, Welsh Office and Welsh AssemblY Government
  • 1977 - 1988: Statistician, Business Statistics Office

Aelodaethau proffesiynol

  • Chartered Scientist (CSci)
  • Chartered Statistician (CStat)
  • Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society









My expertise is in extracting, manipulating and analysing primary and secondary care data from CPRD and SAIL.

I'm currently undertaking a project on the epidemiology of dental extractions, managing a project looking at the provision of health services to children with cerebral palsy, and supporting researchers examining adolescent mental health and the long-term consequences of urinary tract infections.  

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