Center for Linkage and Acquisition of Data

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The All of Us Center for Linkage and Acquisition of Data (CLAD) expands the types and research utility of program data available to researchers through passive data streams. CLAD acquires and processes linked data within a secure platform before delivering it to the All of Us Data and Research Center. The CLAD team is also responsible for developing analytical tools to help researchers jumpstart their analyses when using the linked data.

Awardee: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Chapel Hill, NC


  • Axle Informatics
  • Datavant
  • Emory University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Oregon Community Health Information Network (OCHIN)
  • Palantir Technologies
  • University of Florida
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Washington
  • ZeroTrust

Award Date: September 2, 2023

Funding Opportunity: OTA-23-003