CoDES has access to the health records of more than 300 million lives.
CoDES provides expertise in the measurement of drug exposure and outcomes/phenotypes.
CoDES offers an email listserv, website and seminar series to exchange ideas.
CoDES will train the next generation of researchers in drug evaluation and safety.
Center Research areas
CoDES researchers evaluate the safety, effectiveness, and value of medications, medical products and services to enhance pre-approval evidence, inform clinical and regulatory decision-making, and inform investment of personal, payer and societal resources.
CoDES researchers evaluate the quality and determinants of the use of medications, medical products and services to direct allocation of resources and policy.
CoDES researchers evaluate policy and programs surrounding use of medications, medical products and services to enhance programmatic efforts aimed to improve access and quality.
CoDES researchers develop predictive tools for response to medications, medical products and services to support clinical care and related policy.
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Peer-Reviewed Publications by Center Members (2021-22)
CoDES unites a multidisciplinary group of big data researchers in epidemiology, health economics, health services research and decision-sciences who evaluate and project drug outcomes to guide policy and clinical and personal decision-making.