School:Vision and Hearing Sciences
Areas of Expertise: Vision and eye research
Professor Davis is a scientist whose research has focused on the areas of epidemiology and public health aspects of hearing. He has translated that research into practice across the NHS in England and the UK.
He has had a long-standing interest in data and analytics related to healthcare and has been responsible for digital innovation across NHS healthcare. Over the last ten years a major research interest and vehicle has been the Global Burden of Disease and its local application in the UK, in collaboration with colleagues at the University of Washington, Seattle, USA.
Professor Davis is responsible for research and systematic review that lead to newborn hearing screening in England and many other places. His appointments include:
Professor Davis has also held visiting professorships at Imperial College London, and London School of Economics; and an honorary professorship at UCL.