Review by Cary Gross – 01/08/2020 – 2:56pm

Data Request Number: 2019-4001 Is the scientific purpose of the research proposal clearly described?: Yes Will request create or materially enhance generalizable scientific and/or medical knowledge to inform science and public health?: Yes Can the proposed research be reasonably addressed using the requested data?: Yes, or it’s highly likely Please use this space to provide any comments, feedback or concerns (optional):

The response to the query regarding why this analysis must be conducated outside the YODA platform is insufficient. Are there particular statistical tests that can only be performed on other computers? Are there contractual limitations that forbid the uploading of other data to this secure platform?

Recommendation for this data request: Not Approve

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