Dr Claudia Lindner is a Lecturer in Health Data Science at The University of Manchester. Her career includes over 15 years of international experience in the development and application of computational methods working within multi-disciplinary teams in both industrial and academic settings. Claudia has a strong track record in the development and application of novel computer imaging methodologies applied to routinely collected health data. The focus of her research is on the automated analysis of medical images for studying, diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal disorders. Her early work in this area has been patented and incorporated into a number of commercial software packages. This has also led to the development of the BoneFinderÂ® software tool which is used for research studies across the world (www.bone-finder.com). Claudia is a member of the steering committee of the World COACH consortium, a worldwide collaborative initiative in osteoarthritis prediction of the hip. She has won several inter-/national awards and in 2019 was awarded Highly Commended at the 2019 L'OrÃ©al-UNESCO UK & Ireland Fellowships for Women in Science programme.