About Us

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By facilitating access to the vast data landscape, the HDC promises to accelerate investigator-driven research at Fred Hutch. Graphic by Jim Woolace / Fred Hutch

The Hutch Data Commonwealth (HDC) is a novel organization created to establish next-generation infrastructure capabilities in support of research efforts at Fred Hutch that are expected to become increasingly data-intensive over the next 3-5 years.

The HDC team comprises product engineering, clinical research informatics, and applied data science, focused on the development and integration of tools into an evolving collaborative platform for data management and analysis. In addition, HDC has an engagement team working to build partnerships with external technology and research organizations to accelerate the exploration and adoption of data technologies within Fred Hutch.