CCEB Research Support Services
The CCEB/DBE serves as an interdisciplinary resource for clinical research throughout the School of Medicine. CCEB/DBE faculty have expertise across a wide range of statistical methods and research designs, and have extensive experience working with biomedical and clinical investigators in diverse disciplines. Services include support for the development and implementation of studies of all sizes from small pilot studies to large-scale, multicenter clinical trials, collaborative clinical and patient-oriented research, and multi-institutional health services research projects. Long-term collaborations with CCEB/DBE faculty are encouraged.
You may request any of the CCEB research support services described below by completing the CCEB Research Services Request Form.
The Biostatistics Analysis Center (BAC) provides biostatistical and epidemiological consulting services to the University of Pennsylvania Health System research community. The BAC is staffed by professionally trained biostatisticians, biostatistical programmers, cartographers and GIS experts, data managers, and data entry staff.
The BAC is organized into three operational units, as described below. Services provided by any of these units may stand alone or complement related services.
Biostatistics Analysis Unit (BAU)
Provides data analysis and management services for research in the areas of clinical trials, genomics, large prescription and diagnostic databases, and observational epidemiological studies.
Cartographic Modeling Lab (CML)
Specializes in spatial analysis using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology.
- Data Management Unit (DMU)
Provides comprehensive and customized data management services for research studies.