Resources for Researchers

Statements & Policies

Data Sharing Statement

Datasets from GEMINI are not permitted to be shared openly given they contain potentially sensitive patient information, based on the data governance policies of the GEMINI research network and its research ethics board-approved study protocols. Data can be accessed in the secure GEMINI research environment. Information about data access can be obtained at, by contacting, or upon request to the corresponding author.

Acknowledgement of Funders

The development of the GEMINI data platform has been supported with funding from the Canadian Cancer Society, Canadian Frailty Network, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Canadian Medical Protective Agency, Green Shield Canada Foundation, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Ontario Health, St. Michael’s Hospital Association Innovation Fund, St. Michael’s Hospital Foundation, University of Toronto Department of Medicine, Ministry of Health, University of Toronto Data, Science Institute (DSI), Angel’s Den, the PSI New Investigator Research Competition, Canadian Blood Services, the Kenneth J. Fyke Award Program, University of Toronto Institute for Pandemics, York University, Novo Nordisk Network for Healthy Populations, Canada Research Chairs (CRC), the St. Michael’s Hospital Medical Services Association (SMHA), New Frontiers in Research Fund, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Brain Canada Heart-Brain IMPACT Award, The Digital Research Alliance of Canada, AFP Innovation Fund, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Robert Maudsley Fellowship for Studies in Medical Education, Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP), NDRIO- Portage COVID-19 Data Curation Funding, Sunnybrook AFP Innovation Fund, Department of Medicine Research Priorities, COVID-19 May 2020 Rapid Research Funding, Toronto COVID-19 Action Initiative, New Frontiers in Research Fund, DOM Network Grants, Psychiatry Excellence Funds, University Health Network Centre for Mental Health, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR), Technology Evaluation in the Elderly Network (TVN), GDS Services International Limited, The Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA), Canadian Society of Internal Medicine (CSIM), CSIM Education and Research Fund, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Seed Grant, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Keenan Research Center, Bernie and Mildred Syron Fund, and Vector Institute.

Papers using GEMINI should cite the original cohort study and the original data validation study

Cohort study:
Data validation study: