1 April 2020

CPRD is open for business as usual during this period and our staff are working to ensure we continue to provide the services you need in the current environment. We recognise the need for enabling essential COVID-19 research that could impact public health policy and have put in place measures to facilitate this. Read more

28 January 2020

CPRD has recently reviewed the processing demands of using the EXTRACT online tool to extract test events and/or measurement data. Read more

13 January 2020

In response to a recent review of CPRD’s policy on approved protocols for studies using CPRD data, we will be introducing a 4-year lifespan on all protocols following approval by the Independent Scientific Advisory Committee (ISAC). Read more

6 December 2019

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

16 September 2019

Visit our GP engagement team at an event this autumn for information about the benefits of joining CPRD. Read more

8 August 2019

We’ll be at the 35th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management (ICPE) in Philadelphia from 26 to 28 August 2019. Read more

15 July 2019

Coeliac UK and Crohn’s and Colitis UK have launched a joint call for research using CPRD Aurum. Read more

4 July 2019

This year’s CPRD summer user group meeting will take place in Philadelphia on Saturday 24 August, before ICPE’s conference exhibition programme. Read more

28 June 2019

We’ll be at the 48th annual scientific meeting of the Society for Academic Primary Care in Exeter, from 3 to 5 July. Read more

25 June 2019

This month the following paper has been published, setting out the work to develop a new algorithm that generated a Pregnancy Register comprising 5.8 million pregnancies among 2.4 million women in the UK. Read more