The Data, Programming and Statistics (DPS) Core provides expertise in a full complement of services that are essential to the conduct of research in the current environment in which: investigators frequently work on multisite studies with colleagues at other universities;data collection and management is technologically complicated;web-based programming is essential for managing and implementing large-scale projects; manipulation of complex macro- and micro-level data requires special care to protect identities;and new statistical methods must be evaluated and employed. Having a support staff that is on top of current approaches and solutions is essential to conduct high quality research. The DPS Core facilitates access to and dissemination of data, construction of complex data files, and use of state-of-the art statistical techniques.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD)
Type
Resource-Related Research Projects (R24)
Project #
2R24HD041025-11
Application #
8368609
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZHD1-DSR-W (50))
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2012-01-10
Budget End
2012-11-30
Support Year
11
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$139,464
Indirect Cost
$45,864
Name
Pennsylvania State University
Department
Type
DUNS #
003403953
City
University Park
State
PA
Country
United States
Zip Code
16802
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