The Digestive Health Center (DHC) partners with the Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Training (CCTST) to provide members with biostatistical support and the infrastructure to execute disease-based clinical research. Faculty and staff of the Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD) are experienced at applying biostatistical methodological and ethical principles across a broad array of interdisciplinary clinical and translational research projects.


Free to all CCTST Members

  • Advising on research designs, including project implementation, data collection methods, and statistical analyses (up to 1 hr)
  • Training and access to REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) for research studies
  • Reviewing REDCap Data Base Structure

To obtain assistance for the services listed above visit the CCTST website to log in and complete the Request for Services form.

Fee-for-Service provided by the Data Management and Analysis Center

  • Collaboration on study design- including power and sample-size analyses
  • Grant / Protocol development or review
  • Statistical analyses
  • Case report form design and development
  • Database design and development
  • On-going data quality assurance

For more information regarding the services listed above visit the Data Management and Analysis Center or contact the staff at

DHC Subsidy

The DHC will subsidize the fee-for-service cost by providing 25% of the total charge with a subsidy limit of $1,200 per DHC member per year. This subsidy is subject to change based upon the availability of funds. 

To ensure that you receive the subsidy, be sure to select a budget number that qualifies as supporting digestive disease research when prompted for the payment source in the online ordering system.