University of Calgary

DATA 623 - Big Data in Health - Winter 2020

Explores routinely collected health data for routine reporting, surveillance, clinical research, and informing policy. Major health data assets in Alberta and Canada are explored through hands-on experience with several datasets. Issues relating to access, confidentiality, privacy and data stewardship are examined. Methodological challenges related to data linkage are discussed.
This course may not be repeated for credit.


  • (3-0)


  • Admission to the Graduate Diploma in Data Science and Analytics.


  • LEC 1M 17:00 - 20:00
This course will be offered next in Winter 2021.
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