ADR UK funds major new data linkage projects to address vital policy questions
31 August 2022
ADR UK is delighted to announce the first series of projects to receive funding from our research-ready data and access call, an investment of over £3.8 million. Covering a diverse range of topics – from environment and health to growing old – these investments will help to fill gaps in evidence and address pressing policy needs.
Linking education and hospital data in England: new publication demonstrates ECHILD linkage process and quality
22 September 2021
A new publication from the ECHILD research team, ‘Linking education and hospital data in England: linkage process and quality’, has been published in the International Journal of Population Data Science.
The potential of linked administrative data for understanding the relationships between children’s health and education
10 August 2021
ADR UK has today published a report highlighting key messages from government and third sector stakeholders regarding the potential of the newly linked ECHILD Database. Dr Louise Mc Grath-Lone, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at UCL, reflects on the strengths of this research resource.
Cost bersonol cyflyrau iechyd yn ystod plentyndod: Dull newydd o ddefnyddio setiau data clefyd-benodol
17 February 2021
Mae Robert French o Brifysgol Caerdydd yn trafod sut y bydd prosiect newydd sy'n galluogi cysylltu data iechyd clefyd-benodol â data addysg ar gyfer Cymru a Lloegr yn gwella'r cyfle ar gyfer ymchwil i’r cysylltiadau rhwng mesurau addysgol ac iechyd.
The personal cost of health conditions in childhood: A new approach using disease-specific datasets
17 February 2021
Robert French from Cardiff University discusses how a new project enabling linkage of disease-specific health data to education data for England and Wales will improve the scope for research on the associations between educational and health measures.