Dr Richard Fry
Senior Research Officer
Swansea University Medical School
Telephone: (01792) 606523
Room: Cellular Office for 3
Data Science Building
Singleton Campus

Areas of Expertise

  • GIS
  • Spatial Analysis
  • Computing
  • Spatial Databases
  • OpenSource Software


  1. & The use of multi-sourced linked datasets in evaluating the Emergency Medical Retrieval and Transfer Service (EMRTS) CYMRU. International Journal for Population Data Science 1(1)
  2. & Geocoding routinely collected administrative data to measure access to alcohol outlets in Wales. International Journal for Population Data Science 1(1)
  3. & Linking child travel routes and routine health data. International Journal for Population Data Science 1(1)
  4. & Modelling spatial access to General Practitioner surgeries: Does public transport availability matter?. Journal of Transport & Health 6, 143-154.
  5. & ICT use and connectivity of minority communities in Wales.

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  • PMIM502 Health Data Visualisation

    Health data scientists making use of computational and storage resources will eventually be called to present their findings to an audience. The objective of this module is to enable students to choose and produce appropriate static and dynamic visualisations of health data using a range of media.


  • 'Investigating the impact of GIS modelled daily exposures to the retail food environment on routinely linked child health data' (current)

    Student name:
    Other supervisor: Prof Ronan Lyons
    Other supervisor: Dr Richard Fry
    Other supervisor: Dr Sarah Rodgers