Biomedical Informatics Unit Core

The Long-Term Goal of The BIU

The long-term goal of the BIU is to establish an integrated standards-based informatics platform to support MSM Clinical and Translational Research Investigators in their own work and in sharing research information with collaborators and other investigators in parallel fields.

Introduction to Biomedical Informatics
  • REDCap
  • REDCap Overview and Introduction Training
  • Build Online Surveys/Databases      /Export Data/Import Data
  • Create Ad Hoc Reports /Send Files Securely /Create Schedules
  • Setup Projects on Mobile Devices/Create Custom Contact Lists/ Learn More Features
  • REDCap Help Clinic - 2nd and 4th  Wednesday 8:30 -10:30 (NCPC E-Lab)
  • i2b2
  • Allows user to query data for future clinical studies
  • I2b2 maps Clinical data into Research Data warehouse
  • I2b2 Data repository integrates information on patients from multiple sources
  • This information is aggregated, cleaned and de-identified
  • Portal
  • The Research Web Portal is a point of access of research resources for investigators, students, faculty, and staff across MSM to integrate clinical and translational research information, data and knowledge resources, and provide a single point of entry for researchers across MSM and outside collaborations.
  • Researchers can create collaborative groups by using our private social networking connection through
  • Research Connect
  • P20
  • Recruitment Database
  • Diabetes Registry
  • Hypertension Registry
  • Heart Failure Registry
  • G12
  • i2b2
  • Gene Profiling Core
  • Biomarker and Protein Profiling Core
  • Cells and Tissues Core
  • Imaging Lab
  • CRC
  • I2b2
  • REDCap
  • Research web-portal
  • Programming
  • CRECD scholars
  • RCMI supported trainees
  • I2b2
  • Data Analyst Support
  • Research web portal
  • Collaborative projects support
  • Consultative support
  • Health360x
Biomedical Informatics Team .
Alexander Quarshie
Alexander Quarshie
Ernest Alema-Mensah
Ernest Alema-Mensah
Associate Professor
Helen Tyree
Helen Tyree
Web and REDCap Administrator
Dennis Bryan
Dennis Bryan
Programmer Analyst
Ruvina Silva
Ruvina Silva
Database Administrator
Timothy Obialo
Timothy Obialo
Administrative Assistant