Intern Project 2019 projects

Cancer incidence and survival methodology

Cancer incidence and survival methodology

In the summer of 2019, one of our interns, David, worked to test two different statistical methodologies for calculating cancer incidence and survival...
Testing the Simulacrum

Testing the Simulacrum

The Simulacrum is a database of synthetic data on cancer patients which imitates some of the data held securely by Public Health England’s National Cancer Registration and...
TrustCompare

TrustCompare

TrustCompare is an application which compares how different NHS hospital trusts care for cancer patients. Different hospital trusts care for different sorts of people, and so...
Data Visualisations for detailed cancer statistics

Data Visualisations for detailed cancer statistics

The Get Data Out programme from Public Health England’s National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service (NCRAS) produces detailed statistics...
Data Extraction Automation

Data Extraction Automation

In the summer of 2019, one of our interns, Roan, worked to automate an existing internal process for extracting data...