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BLOG: Safe and secure access to cancer data for researchers: Reflections from our cancer researcher workshop | Dr Fi Strachan

Dr Fi Strachan | Blog: Reflections from our cancer researcher workshop
After our online workshop to uncover Scottish cancer researchers’ data needs, our Chief Operating Officer, Dr Fi Strachan reflects on what we learned from the event and the next steps

BLOG: "The data in SCRIS is levelling up opportunities across Scotland" | Dr John Murphy

Image of John Murphy with the text 'Dr John Murphy | Blog "The data in SCRIS is levelling up opportunities across Scotland"
Dr John Murphy is a former Consultant Haematologist in NHS Lanarkshire. He spoke to IHDP and the SCRIS team about his experiences using data from the SCRIS dashboards, and how he has supported cancer services in Scotland during the COVID-19 global pandemic

SACT activity dashboard included in Public Health Scotland COVID-19 wider impacts dashboards

Variety of chemotherapy drugs in vials and an IV bottle.
Data on the impact of COVID-19 on delivery of Systematic Anti-Cancer Therapy is now available from a Public Health Scotland dashboard

Cancer incidence figures up to end of 2019 published

Cancer incidence figures up to end of 2019 published
Scottish Cancer Registry publishes national cancer incidence statistics for all cancer types, up to December 2019

SACT Data view covers 100% of the Scottish population

Data across Scotland with people reviewing a dashboard
The Scottish Cancer Registry and Intelligence Service (SCRIS) team achieves successful connection of Systematic Anti-Cancer Therapy (SACT) data from all five cancer centres in Scotland, giving national Scottish NHS coverage.

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Scottish Government Beating Cancer 2020 Update Cover Page
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