Researcher Responsibilities

North Carolina Hospital Discharge Data

UNC Researchers: For all publications and abstracts the following acknowledgment must be used:

The database infrastructure used for this project was funded by the Department of Health Policy and Management, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health; the Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research, UNC; the CER Strategic Initiative of UNC’s Clinical Translational Science Award (UL1TR001111); and the UNC School of Medicine.


All researchers are asked to submit copies of final journal articles to the Sheps Center.


Update your Data Use Agreement if you add new staff to your project, or if your project end date changes.