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The latest from the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training

HDRN - CLSA Partnership Making Data Available for Research

NB-IRDT Staff

Posted: February 17, 2021 12:00:00 PM AST

Category: Datasets


Through a partnership between the Health Data Research Network (HDRN) and the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) 20 years of data on more than 50,000 aging Canadians will soon be available for research at research data centres throughout Canada. The goal of CLSA is to find ways to help people live long and live well by gaining understanding in the different factors that impact health....

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Student Spotlight: Real GDP Growth in New Brunswick

NB-IRDT Staff

Posted: February 12, 2021 12:00:00 PM AST

Category: Labour Markets, Economics



From May to August 2020, NB-IRDT hosted the very first Pathways to Professions: an experiential learning program that provided six UNB students with hands-on workplace experience and training in research methods and job readiness. Each month, our Student Spotlight series will highlight some of the students’ research findings on the population demographics and economic progress of New...

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Introduction to Regression Workshop

NB-IRDT Staff

Posted: February 11, 2021 12:00:00 PM AST

Category: Chronic Disease, Education, Health


Regression is a powerful statistical tool that is used to understand or to make predictions about the world around us. Understanding what regression is and when and how it is used is the focus of this introductory workshop. The workshop includes a comprehensive introduction to regression methods and its utility. Equipped with this knowledge, participants will feel more confident in their...

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