News

24 May 2021

The data governance framework for CPRD, underpinned by the Independent Scientific Advisory Committee (ISAC), has evolved over time since it was last reviewed in 2006. Since then, the external information governance environment, public views on data sharing and the volumes of data and requests to access these data held by CPRD have changed substantially. Read more

13 May 2021

The latest set of linkage data is now available for use in research studies. Read more

19 April 2021

We are seeking scientific and clinical experts to join the Expert Review Committees (ERCs) that are responsible for reviewing research proposals seeking access to CPRD data. Read more

19 April 2021

We are seeking members of the public to join the committees that provide advice relating to access to CPRD data. Read more

25 January 2021

We’re pleased to announce that the monthly CPRD GOLD and CPRD Aurum database releases are now being assigned a digital object identifier (DOI). Read more

11 January 2021

The latest versions of the CPRD GOLD and CPRD Aurum databases and COVID-19 feasibility counts are now available. Read more

17 December 2020

CPRD Enquiries and the CPRD office will be operating a reduced service during Christmas and New Year and will be closed for holidays on the following dates: Read more

14 December 2020

The latest set of linkage data is now available for use in research studies. The set (set 20) contains an update of priority linkages to support COVID-19 research along with the first tranche of CPRD linked Second Generation Surveillance System (SGSS) COVID-19 positive virology test data up to end July 2020. Read more

6 October 2020

CPRD is facilitating the study of the Prolonged Effects of Assisted reproductive technologies on the health of women and their children: a Record Linkage study for England (PEARL). Read more

5 October 2020

The next set of linkage data (set 19) for use in research studies is being made available as a phased release, with priority linkages being expedited to support COVID-19 research at this time. Read more