News & Updates

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Launch of the Data Access Support Hub (DASH)

Today, the SPOR Canadian Data Platform launched the Data Access Support Hub (DASH), a one-stop shop for researchers to request access to data from multiple provincial, territorial and pan-Canadian sources.

By offering a single access point and coordinated support for multi-jurisdictional data requests, DASH streamlines the way researchers request data and offers a clear point of contact for ongoing assistance.

SPOR Data Platform Announcement

Formal Launch of the SPOR Canadian Data Platform

Today, the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, announced the Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) Canadian Data Platform.

This groundbreaking initiative is a single portal through which researchers will be able to request access to a multitude of administrative, clinical, and social data from various sources from across the country.