Research Informatics

The Research Informatics Core provides essential computational and data management support to clinical, translational and basic science researchers. Its mission is to facilitate the study and understanding of biological processes, diseases, and the relationships among them using techniques to derive meaning from raw experimental data. The staff of bioinformaticians, database experts and programmers possess a unique set of skills to ensure proper analysis of research needs and development of well-designed data management systems and analytic tools.

  • Supports data management for the Biorepository, to enhance specimen storage, identification, and linkage with clinical data
  • Serves as a bioinformatics liaison to other research institutes and organizations
  • Provides support for clinical trials data management
  • Provides a common, secure repository for clinical, experimental, and biosample storage data
  • Provides and supports a software “toolchest” for data capture, retrieval, and analysis

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Location and Contacts

Research Informatics Block 536
  • Parsa Mirhaji, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Jeannette Lindquist, MBA
    Administrator, Clinical Research Informatics