Individual Study / Atlantic PATH

Atlantic Partnership for Tomorrow's Health (The)

Atlantic Partnership for Tomorrow's Health (The)

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The Atlantic PATH is a long-term research project investigating environmental, lifestyle and genetic factors related to the development of cancer in Atlantic Canada.

 
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. David W Hoskin
    Dalhousie University
  • Dr. Louise Parker
    Dalhousie University
  • Dr. Louise Parker
    Dalhousie University

Conception

Study design
Cohort
Start Year
2009

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
30,000
Number of participants with biosamples
22,500

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Timeline

Population

The Atlantic PATH cohort consists of men and women aged between 35 and 69 years residing in Atlantic Canada.

Selection Criteria
Minimum age
35
Maximum age
69
Newborns
Twins
Countries
  • Canada

Recruitment

Sources of recruitment
  • General population
General Population
  • Volunteer enrolment

Number of participants

Number of participants
Number of participants with biosamples
Data Collection Events
# Name Description Start End
0 Atlantic PATH - Pilot 2009 2009
0 Atlantic PATH - Baseline Recruitment

The baseline recruitment is ongoing (planned end year 2015).

2009 2015