ICTR Informatics Core Resources
If you are interested in ICTR Informatics Core service support for the services below, use your UMID to log into our ICTR Core Service Request webpage and complete the ICTR Core Services Request Form (developed in REDCap).
REDCap - Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap) is a UMB ICTR supported resource widely used by Clinical & Translational Science Award (CTSA) institutions. REDCap allows users to build and manage online surveys and databases quickly for research studies and operations. REDCap Survey Example
Qualtrics Survey Tools - UMB now has a campus Qualtrics account which is available to faculty, staff, and students at UMB at no cost. Qualtrics is an easy-to-use online survey software that’s powerful enough to perform even the most sophisticated research.
UMB Campus Shared Resources
Constructing Custom Databases. The UMB Clinical and Translational Research Informatics Center (CTRIC) can organize all of your study data into a cohesive, easy-to-use database. Databases can be constructed in a variety of different formats (MySQL, PostGreSQL, Microsoft Access, etc.) based on the needs of your study. Secure, HIPAA compliant storage is also available. For more information, go to the CTRIC or email firstname.lastname@example.org. UMB faculty needing the service may be eligible for additional support through the ICTR Voucher (micro grant) Program.
Research Data Management Services - Sciences and Human Services Library (HSHSL) Research Connection program can help you develop a data management plan. Many funding agencies require plans for managing data with grant applications. Following best practices in research data management can help you, your lab, or center secure grant funding and create data output that becomes part of the scholarly record.