Greg Fegan, Phaik Yeong Cheah and the Data Sharing Working Group (of which Calvin Ho is a member)
The Lancet Digital Health
2021, Vol 3, Issue 1, E6
We read with interest The Lancet Digital Health Editorial regarding transparency during global health emergencies, and we wanted to bring to your readers' attention our work on data sharing. After WHO's declaration of COVID-19 as a global pandemic, the COVID-19 Clinical Research Coalition was established on April 2, 2020. The Coalition is made up of global health researchers working in, or allied with, resource-limited settings across multiple continents. This umbrella group has grown, with working groups now spanning nearly a dozen interest areas including ethics, clinical pharmacology, and data sharing. Here, we outline the rationale and aims of the Data Sharing Working Group, which comprises researchers working on ethics, regulatory, and operational aspects of data sharing... Click here to read the full correspondence.