"Exploiting Existing Data for Health Research” 4th International Conference

  • Venue: University of St Andrews, Scotland
  • Start: Wed, 28 Aug 2013 09:00:00 BST
  • End: Fri, 30 Aug 2013 17:00:00 BST

Hosted by the Scottish Health Informatics Programme in association with the four UK Ehealth Informatics Research Centres, this conference will provide a forum for the presentation of new and exciting research that uses linked, electronic health data and an opportunity to discuss present and future challenges in this area.Interested delegates to are welcomed to submit abstracts around the following suggested, but by no means exhaustive, themes:

Record linkage and health research

The use of routinely collected data in clinical trials

Patients’ rights and the Public Interest around linked health data

The methodological challenges of record linkage in health research

The deadline for submitting an abstract for individual papers or posters is 5pm on Friday 26th April 2013. The deadline for registration is Thursday 1st August 2013.For more details about the conference, registration, the call for papers and abstract submission guidelines please see: further information and to register please see:



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