The future of the ONS Secure Research Service: Introducing the Integrated Data Service
9 March 2023
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) Secure Research Service has been providing secure access to de-identified data for accredited researchers for over 15 years. It is one of the largest trusted research environments in the UK.
Using linked data to evaluate special educational needs provision and offending risk
20 January 2023
Dr Alice Wickersham is an ADR UK Research Fellow exploring associations between school performance trajectories and offending behaviour. In this blog, she shares some opportunities and challenges around the potential for target trial emulation in this area of research. This involves applying design principles from randomised controlled trials to the analysis of observational datasets.
Pilot mentoring scheme will help develop researchers’ administrative data skills
6 December 2022
[NOW CLOSED] ADR UK is piloting a mentoring scheme through ADR England, to support applicants to our Research Fellowship funding calls. All applicants to our open funding opportunity – for research using key ADR England flagship datasets – are invited to request a mentor through the pilot scheme.
ADR UK-funded research wins ONS Linked Administrative Data Award
7 November 2022
Following the presentation of the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Research Excellence Awards, Engagement Manager Callum Barnes and Impact Manager Abbie Bevan (both from the ONS) reflect on the winners and their innovative projects.