UCL Institute of Health Informatics


CALIBER Resources, Fees and Project Cycle 

Explanation of the steps that a researcher needs to take to access data and complete a successful CALIBER research project.

CALIBER project cycle

Forms and materials required at different stages of the CALIBER project cycle, including sample ISAC application forms, data sharing agreements, forms, are available to guide researchers through the application process

Information governance and approvals 

Datasets currently available for linkage

  • Hospital Episode Statistics (HES) Admitted Patient Care (HES APC) data

  • HES Outpatient (HES OP) data

  • HES Accident & Emergency (A&E) data

  • HES Diagnostic Imaging Dataset (DID)

  • Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs)

  • Death Registration data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS)

  • Mental Health Dataset (MHDS) data

  • Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD)

  • Townsend Deprivation Index

  • Carstairs Index

  • Rural-Urban Classification

  • Cancer Registration data (cancer, chemotherapy and radiotherapy data)

Data specification and extraction request


 CALIBER Resources, Fees and the Project Cycle