The table below outlines key requirements as well as additional details to consider in each jurisdiction.

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: Yes
: No

  BC AB SK MB ON NB NS PE NL CIHI StatCan
Research Ethics Board Approval Required
Local or Affiliated Principal Investigator Required *
Centre Offers Analytical Services†
Centre Offers Remote Data Access◊

 

*Although a local (or affiliated) PI is not required at ICES, there are cost advantages if you do.

Analytical services are subject to a cost and include but not limited to data extractions, linkage and analysis, and health indicator development.

Remote data access implies that data can be access by an authorized person without being physically present within the geographic boundaries of the partner data centre. Additional requirements are in place that may limit remote data access in some situations.

For additional details about data access processes in each jurisdiction, please see our Data Access Process Inventory or contact dash@hdrn.ca with any questions.