Data management section
Goal: The mission of the Data Management Section (DMS) is to ensure adequate and standardized data management support for research projects, in particular, those emanating from the four research programs at Markey.
Summary of services:
The DMS provides services during all phases of studies, including planning execution and analyses.
- Planning: Services include assistance in eCRF/questionnaire development, assurance of sufficient linkage between all data, creation of automated alerts for interim analyses and safety stops and interaction with MCC's CRI SRF for informatics technology support.
- Execution: Data will be exported periodically on a pre-determined schedule, data validation scripts will be run on the data and queries sent for clarification. Enrollment and quality reports will be created.
- Analyses: At the end of data collection, a final data validation will be performed.