Food and Drug Administration

FDA sponsors the Sentinel System as part of the Sentinel Initiative. In this capacity, FDA maintains decision-making authority and is responsible for administering the Sentinel System contract, establishing strategic priorities, issuing project requests, and reviewing all work products.

Sentinel System Coordinating Center and Collaborating Institutions

The Sentinel System Coordinating Center, led by the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, partners with a broad range of Data and Academic Partners. This network of collaborating institutions provides access to both healthcare data and scientific, technical, and organizational expertise.

A complete listing of collaborating institutions is provided below:


* Indicates Collaborating Institutions that are also Data Partners