Data Archives

Harvard Dataverse Network
Includes the world's largest collection of social science research data with over 3,000 medicine, health and life sciences datasets. Collections include data from government entities, universities, and individual researchers. Data can be downloaded in multiple formats, if permissions allow, and in some cases subset for analysis. Harvard Login required for access to certain datasets. data sets.

Health and Medical Care Archive
The Health and Medical Care Archive (HMCA) published by the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) is sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. This data archive collects data published by researchers from academic, public and private sectors. Subjects include Health Care Providers, Access to and Cost of Health Care, Substance Abuse and Health, and Chronic Health Conditions. Some data is available to ICPSR members only (Harvard is a member).

Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research (Roper Center) at Cornell University is the world’s largest archive of survey data. Many topics are covered including health.  They also have a Health Poll Database.