COVID-19 National Core Studies Symposium
Accelerating UK data driven insights in a pandemic
HDR UK Statement on Trusted Research Environments
We welcome Jo Churchill's House of Common’s statement on GP Data for Planning and Research yesterday that "The implementation date will now be September 1, and we will use this time to talk to...
NHS Digital primary care data collection for planning and research
Today, NHS Digital has published a Data Provision Notice (DPN) to collect primary care data for use in health and care planning and research. The aim is to provide a comprehensive dataset that...
Our Open Access Publication of the Month – May 2021
In this month’s review of published papers and pre-prints on COVID-19, the Early Career Committee considered dozens of articles made open access this month. They were ranked against core pillars...
Professor Aziz Sheikh discusses his research into COVID-19 vaccines
Interview with Professor Aziz Sheikh OBE, Director of the Usher Institute at The University of Edinburgh and Director of BREATHE – the Health Data Research Hub for Respiratory Health.
Impact Commitee Selection: Understanding and responding to COVID-19 in Wales: protocol for a privacy-protecting data platform for enhanced epidemiology and evaluation of interventions
Jane Lyons and colleagues have created a platform using population level cohorts, and other linked data sources, to provide up-to-date insights to the Welsh government.
Discover health data via the Gateway
The Gateway portal provides a common entry point for researchers to discover and request access to UK health datasets for vital research, helping to save lives!