From ADR Wales. The COVID-19 pandemic showed how access to timely data is critical for researchers and policymakers to best understand a situation and its impact on society. Due to the increased need for this data, the data acquisition team at ADR Wales and its partnered SAIL Databank have secured to date 28 new data…
Read the latest blog from Cystic Fibrosis Trust posted on 31st August 2021 that details the research undertaken by the One Wales team – “The uptake on the vaccine from people with CF is encouraging – and a step in the right direction” https://www.cysticfibrosis.org.uk/news/covid-19-vaccination-among-the-cf-population-in-wales During the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s become clear that getting up-to-date and…
In this article, members of the Family Justice Data Partnership, Dr Linda Cusworth (Research Fellow in the Centre for Child and Family Justice Research at Lancaster University) and Alex Lee (Research Officer in Population Data Science at Swansea University) present a series of maps and consider rates of public and private law cases in Wales.
SAIL Databank’s Senior Research Manager and Data Scientist, Ashley Akbari, speaks to DHEW about how the Trusted Research Environment (TRE) technology behind the SAIL Databank is supporting the One Wales response.
So here we are, after months of debate, the day has dawned on the launch of a contact tracing app for England and Wales. The question remains whether it’ll make a difference. Apart from other considerations, for it to work most effectively it needs a high proportion of people to use it. Prof. Kerina Jones…
A team from Population Data Science at Swansea University, the University of Liverpool and the Cystic Fibrosis Trust spoke to us about their recent collaborative paper.
Born into Care: 1000 mothers in care proceedings in Wales Maternal health, wellbeing and pregnancy outcomes
A blog from Professor Karen Broadhurst (Lancaster University) & Dr. Lucy Griffiths (Swansea University). This blog is focused on two main findings from our recently published report “1000 Mothers in Care Proceedings in Wales”.
In an interview with Rachel Burden, who presents 5 Live’s Breakfast Show, Ronan speaks of how SAIL Databank is being used to inform the Welsh Government’s strategic response to the pandemic.
Early results from the HAPPEN At Home Survey shows that children are being more active and feel safer in their local areas during lockdown
How are children coping with social distancing, school closures and the challenges caused by COVID-19? The HAPPEN Primary School Network launched its HAPPEN At Home Survey to give children a voice so that they can tell people their experiences during COVID-19.
The COVID-19 pandemic is having a deeply felt effect across the world. The focus is understandably on the disease itself but, there is no doubt, the mental and social consequences will be far reaching, although not inevitable and not all detrimental.