Linking education and hospital data in England: new publication demonstrates ECHILD linkage process and quality
22 September 2021
Last week saw a new publication from the ECHILD team, with ‘Linking education and hospital data in England: linkage process and quality’ published in the International Journal of Population Data Science.
How can data linking support the delivery of a new agricultural policy in England? A Defra perspective
2 September 2021
Dave Fernall, statistician in the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Farming Statistics team and lead for the AD|ARC project in England, shares his personal views on how the project supports Defra’s agricultural policies.
Local Data Spaces pilot demonstrates importance of local-level data and analysis to inform local decision making
24 August 2021
Findings from the ADR UK-funded Local Data Spaces pilot study demonstrate the importance of secure, supported access to local-level administrative data to inform local decision making.
Public views on the use of personal identifiers for linking diabetes and education data for research
18 August 2021
A report showcasing the findings of a public and patient workshop with people living with type 1 diabetes to inform the work of ‘The personal cost of health conditions in childhood’ project has been published today. Charlotte Austin of Diabetes UK discusses the work.
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.