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Free COVID-19 questionnaire available to study how populations are responding to the pandemic

A new free resource has been made available to researchers who wish to collect information on large population cohorts, thanks to support and a grant from The Wellcome Trust.

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CLOSER Policy alert: Call for evidence – The role of technology, research and innovation in the COVID-19 recovery

The House of Commons Science and Technology Committee has launched a new inquiry into the role of technology, research and innovation in the UK’s economic recovery from COVID-19.

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The Hertfordshire Cohort Study launches new COVID-19 survey

The Hertfordshire Cohort Study (HCS) has launched a new COVID-19 sub-study to track the impact of the pandemic on its participants.

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Fourth issue of CLOSER’s COVID-19 Update Bulletin published

CLOSER has published the fourth issue of our COVID-19 Update Bulletin highlighting the latest developments from the longitudinal research community.

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CLOSER Policy alert: House of Lords Select Committee report, Gambling Harm – Time for Action

The House of Lords Select Committee on the Social and Economic Impact of the Gambling Industry have published their inquiry report: Gambling Harm – Time for Action.

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Four new case studies added to the Learning Hub

Four new longitudinal research case studies have been added to the Learning Hub in its latest update. The Learning Hub is CLOSER’s online teaching resource aimed at helping new researchers better understand longitudinal studies and how to use the data they provide.

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CLOSER publishes COVID-19 Update Bulletin Issue 3

The third issue of CLOSER’s COVID-19 Update Bulletin features our latest blog on how TwinsUK adapted their data collection methods during lockdown, plus new surveys and data releases.

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CLOSER Policy alert: Lords COVID-19 Committee – call for evidence

The new Lords COVID-19 Committee has launched its first inquiry ‘Life beyond COVID-19’. The call for evidence closes on Monday 31 August 2020.

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CLOSER Policy alert: Call for new longitudinal study on gambling behaviour

Following their inquiry into the online gambling industry, the Gambling Related Harm APPG has made a number of recommendations for research including calling for a new longitudinal study on gambling behaviour.

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CLOSER Policy alert: Consultation on revising, expanding and upholding the Caldicott Principles 

Find out more about the National Data Guardian’s new consultation on revising, expanding and upholding the Caldicott Principles.

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