Parallel Session 2

Wednesday 24 August | 14:15 – 15:35

  Analytical Approaches to Distributed Data Data Linkage Quality Advanced Analytics Privacy Regulation Governance Linking Emerging Data Types Capacity Building







Session Chair

Michael Schull

Chris Dibben

David Martin

Chris Smith

Rod Middleton

Simon Thompson

14:15 - 14:35

An Investigation of Variation in Emergency Admission Rates between New Zealand General Practices: a national database linkage study

Hywel Lloyd
BPAC NZ and Department of General Practice & Rural Health, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

Design and evaluation of probabilistic record linkage methods supporting the Brazilian 100-million cohort initiative

Marcos Barreto
Federal University of Bahia (UFBA), Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

Using Bayesian Model Averaging to Analyse Hierarchical Health Data: model implementation and application to linked health service use data

Behrooz Hassani-M
ISCRR, Monash University

Designing a privacy-preserving protocol to support transient and purpose-specific data linkages

Chris Smith
University of Leeds

Codifying unstructured data: A Natural Language Processing approach to extract rich data from clinical letters

Rod Middleton
Farr Institute CIPHER

Dementias Platform UK (DPUK) Portal

Simon Thompson
Swansea University Medical School

14:35 - 14:55

CHA2DS2-VASc Calculations in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation receiving oral anticoagulants in Scotland: an analysis of linked administrative data

Samantha Alvarez-Madrazo
University of Strathclyde

Record Linkage Project Process Model

Richard Trudeau
Statistics Canada

Survival to Diabetes by age, gender and BMI category

Kelly Nock & Kerry Bailey
We Predict Ltd

Suicide Prevention through Shared Information

Lloyd Balbuena
Department of Psychiatry, University of Saskatchewan

Linking the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register to population-based perinatal datasets to assess coverage in at-risk groups

Hannah C Moore
Wesfarmers Centre of Vaccines and Infectious Diseases, Telethon Kids Institute, The University of Western Australia

Novel Tools Supporting Knowledge Translation for Public Health Practice in British Columbia, Canada

Jenny Sutherland
Public Health Agency Canada

14:55 - 15:15

Identification and validation of myocardial infarction and stroke outcomes at scale in UK Biobank

Christian Schnier
UK Biobank, The University of Edinburgh

The inpatient, outpatient and social care costs associated with atrial fibrillation in Scotland: a record linkage study

Giorgio Ciminata
Health Economics and Health Technology Assessment (HEHTA) University of Glasgow

The impact of regular GP visits on diabetic potentially preventable hospitalisations

David Youens
School of Public Health, Curtin University

Using administrative and claims data in the GNC-study –how to overcome legal restrictions

Janett Powietzka
Institut für Sozialmedizin und Gesundheitsökonomie (ISMG) Med

Psychiatric research platform within SAIL - Linkage of prospectively ascertained phenotypically rich and genetic data to routinely collected anonymised records

Ann John and Joanna McGregor
Swansea University Medical School

The impact of the Population Health Research Network on linked data research capacity in Australia

Felicity Flack
University of Western Australia, Population Health Research Network

15:15 - 15:35

Real-time linkage: when is near enough good enough?

Katie Irvine
Centre for Health Record Linkage, NSW Health, Australia

Reusable, set-based selection algorithm for matched control groups

Daniel Thayer
SAIL Databank, Swansea University Medical School

Disclosure and Data Linkage

Andrew Turner
D2K Research Group, University of Bristol

Creating a platform for collaborative genomic research

Mark Smithson
Digital Health Labs

Population-based estimates of the effectiveness of pneumococcal vaccination in Australia

Heather F Gidding
University of NSW and National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance, Sydney Australia