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BERD - Data Management

Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design - Data Management

The CTSI-CN's Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design (BERD) module also offers data management services for your study or project.  We primarily build databases using REDCap or OpenClinica

Our services include:

  • Cohort and Case Control
  • Designing Case Report Forms
  • Building the data management plan
  • Establishing range checks and missing data assessments
  • Validation
  • Report building
  • DSMB support
  • Setting up and implementing study follow-up

We are currently expanding our services to including setting up scheduling systems and building capabilities to pull field and Power Form data directly from EPIC into your database.

Who can use this resource?

All Children’s National Hospital and George Washington University research faculty and staff can utilize the Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design module services.

How much does access to this resource cost?

Usage of the services offered by the Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design module is offered at reasonable cost.

To learn more about specific service options, please visit: BERD Service Options

As part of our BERD funded efforts, all requestors can be provided with up to four hours of free support. Additional free support can be provided on a case-by-case basis especially for proposal development or for K-awardees. See the DBSM home page for additional pricing options.

How do I access this resource?

To request Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design module services, please arrange for a consultation meeting via the SPARC Request portal.

Who should I contact for more information?

For more information, please also visit the CTSI-CN Faculty and Staff Directory and select the "Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design" service area to find the person(s) responsible for this resource.

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