The first five years of RTRN has seen the rapid development of a Data Coordinating Center with the capability to support multi-site clinical trials. The DCC has also established a significant technology infrastructure that not only supports the complex requirements of clinical trials, but also supports the multiplicity of systems required to implement the current network of RCMI institutions, and provides seamless communication, secure portals for sharing data, and systems that provide access to the resources and network of scientists needed to support multi-institutional collaborations. The objective of DCC for the next five-year period is to expand and enhance: communication technology applications, clinical data management and informatics services, biostatistics and study design support, information security and technology integration to support the RTRN goal of increasing multi-institutional clinical and translational research.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
3U54MD008149-10S1
Application #
9505477
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZMD1)
Program Officer
Zhang, Xinzhi
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2016-07-01
Budget End
2017-06-30
Support Year
10
Fiscal Year
2017
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
Morehouse School of Medicine
Department
Type
DUNS #
102005451
City
Atlanta
State
GA
Country
United States
Zip Code
30310
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