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The long COVID evidence gap in England.

12th Jun 2024

Out of 896 people who reported long COVID to their longitudinal population study, only 5.4% had long COVID diagnoses in their health records. These findings findings by a study published by The Lancet illustrate that 94.6% self-reported long COVID but...

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UK LLC poster published in International Journal of Population Data Science

3rd Jun 2024

UK LLC is delighted to share the published proceedings from the UK Health Data Research Alliance Transparency Showcase event last week. Establishing transparency in our processes and decision making at UK LLC is vital to building trust with study participants...

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UK LLC in successful Smart Data Research UK funding bid with the University of Bristol

28th May 2024

Thanks to funding from a Smart Data Research UK accelerator scheme, UK LLC are delighted to be working with Dr Anya Skatova, from the University of Bristol, on a joint project to investigate acceptability and governance of linking smart data...

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A tribute to Dolapo (Della) Ogunleye

22nd Jan 2024

We were very sad to hear that Della Ogunleye died from breast cancer towards the end of last year. As a member of the UK LLC Public Advisory Group for the last two years, Della brought her smile and her...

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UK Data Service Blog

17th Jan 2024

UK Longitudinal Linkage Collaboration Director, Andy Boyd, has written a blog for UK Data Service about the latest developments at UK LLC. The blog outlines the service that the UK LLC delivers as part of the UK’s research infrastructure and...

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UK LLC awarded funding from new initiative

10th Nov 2023

We are thrilled to be one of nineteen projects that have been awarded funding from a new initiative launched by Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) and funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC). This funding will enable members of...

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Associations between self reported healthcare disruption due to covid-19 and avoidable hospital admission

20th Jul 2023

People who experienced disrupted access to healthcare (including appointments and procedures) during the COVID-19 pandemic were more likely to have potentially preventable hospital admissions, finds a study published by the BMJ today. UK LLC has produced a lay summary and infographic to help the...

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The UK Longitudinal Linkage Collaboration, a partnership between leading UK longitudinal studies

24th May 2023

UK LLC has been awarded £6.4 million of funding (MR/X021556/1) until the end of 2028 to consolidate and expand its transformative work based on a national Trusted Research Environment (TRE) for the longitudinal research community. It is UK LLC’s mission...

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Achieving ISO Certification of UK LLC’s Trusted Research Environment

17th Mar 2023

UK LLC’s Information Security Team share how they prepared for the ISO 27001 audit in our latest blog.

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UK Longitudinal Linkage Collaboration (UK LLC) awarded additional funding to support Feasibility Study for linkage to administrative records

25th Jan 2023

UK LLC has been awarded an additional £1.2 million of funding (ES/X000567/1) until the end of 2024 for a Feasibility Study to expand its work on the potential for administrative data linkages to longitudinal population study (LPS) data. Co-funded by...

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