Public Health England uses Onolytics to analyze health inequalities in Hepatitis

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Many public health researchers struggle to measure health inequalities by ethnic group because of a lack of appropriate ethnicity data in their patient records. New developments in name-based ethnicity classifications have allowed researchers to overcome this problem. The Health Protection Agency in England (now Public Health England), analysed names data from the Sentinel Surveillance of Blood-Borne Virus testing program, which tests for … Read More

Onomap new name is Onolytics Inc.

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Onolytics began as the PhD thesis of Dr. Pablo Mateos. While doing academic research on ethnic segregation in London, he found it impossible to obtain ethnicity data that accurately represented the rich cultural diversity of minority communities in the city. Census data is not granular enough to accurately represent London’s rich ethnic minorities. Using publicly-available data sources such as administrative … Read More