Personal Data in Research

Resource page

Useful links:

Confidentiality Advisory Group (CAG)

Information Commissioner’s Office¬†[external link]

Medical Research Council (MRC) e-learning module on Research Data and Confidentiality [external link]


Guidance documents:

Ethical review of Research Databases

NHS Information Governance Guidance Note: Security of NHS patient data shared for research purposes [external link]


Processing confidential patient information without consent:

Please refer to Confidentiality Advisory Group (CAG) pages