DeCIPHER conducts state-of-the-art pharmacoepidemiology and pharmacoeconomics research that leverages causal inference and biomedical informatics tools. Specifically,
We have developed natural language processing (NLP) pipelines to extract clinical data from narrative records.
Our focus on developing informatics tools allows us to efficiently transform data to fit specific epidemiologic designs and statistical analyses, thereby allowing us to rapidly answer research questions.
We are a team with over 100 established partners comprised of epidemiologists, economists, clinicians, informaticians, statisticians, analysts, academic writers, and study coordinators.
Our infrastructure allows us to be flexible and highly responsive to deadlines with the goal of building reliable, sustainable, efficient long-term relationships We have extensive experience working with national VA data sources and function at the core of VA data-centralization initiatives.