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We're Hiring: Lead Product Manager

We are looking for an Lead Product Manager to join our team and help us build the OpenSAFELY platform, a revolutionary open source platform for secure clinical research.

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First Impressions of a New Start

I joined The DataLab in August 2021 to work as a data scientist on OpenSAFELY. This blog post describes my experience getting up and running with the OpenSAFELY pipeline.

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We're Hiring: Engineering Team Lead (Web Technologies)

We are looking for an Engineering Team Lead to join our team and help us build the OpenSAFELY platform, a revolutionary open source platform for secure clinical research.

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We're Hiring: Full Stack Web Developer (React/Python)

We are looking for a full stack web developer to join our team and help us build the OpenSAFELY platform, a revolutionary open source platform for secure clinical research.

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Exploring automated output checking with OpenSAFELY

This is a guest blog from the team at Cantabular, who have been exploring how their technology might fit into the OpenSAFELY ecosystem.

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Oxford announces the founding of the new Bennett Institute for Applied Data Science

The Bennett Institute for Applied Data Science at the University of Oxford has been established to pioneer the better use of data, evidence and digital tools in healthcare and policy, optimizing the impact of interventions to achieve improved outcomes.

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OpenSAFELY co-pilot programme: assisting users on their OpenSAFELY journey

Millie Green has recently joined our team as a data scientist and in this blog she describes our OpenSAFELY co-pilot programme which is being used to support new users in accessing OpenSAFELY and producing detailed analyses using the NHS records of 58 million people.

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OpenSAFELY: Public Opinion

This week sees the publication of an independent Citizens' Jury commissioned for NHSx and the National Data Guardian which found that OpenSAFELY was by far the most strongly and consistently supported of all NHS COVID data projects examined.

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OpenSAFELY: The Origin Story

On our first anniversary, from the Policy Lead in the DataLab, this is the brief story of the positive side from all our lives: how OpenSAFELY came to life, and what we’ve achieved so far.

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OpenPrescribing March Newsletter

You can sign up for email versions of this newsletter here. We’re Hiring! Are you an outstanding project manager or epidemiologist/health data scientist that wants to work with us to develop innovative methods that turn DATA into TOOLS? Read more Project Manager - closing date: noon on 30 March 2021. Data Scientist / Epidemiologist - closing date: noon on 9 April 2021. Hospital Only Measure Based on feedback received from users, the NHS dictionary of medicines and devices has decided to cease maintenance of the “hospital only” value at AMP level (it remains at AMPP level).

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