Data Management and Analysis Core


The Data Management and Analysis Core (DMAC) includes 4 Teams which work together to ensure the successful completion of Core Aims. They are led by the Core Facility Administration Council (Drs. Giordano, Goodwin, Kuo [DMAC Director], Lopez [DMAC Associate Director]), which provide guidance and administrative support.

Study Design Team (Drs. Giordano, Goodwin, Kuo, Lopez): composed of senior investigators with extensive experience in conducting CER research.

Statistics Analysis Team (Dr. Jupiter, Kuo, Lee, Yu): highly qualified statisticians who will adopt and develop innovative analytical approaches for cancer CER. Together with the Study Design Team, these teams will provide study design and statistical analysis consultations to users, as well as mentoring to pilot awardees.

Data Management Team (Chen, Digbeu, Polychronopoulou, Westra): composed of 4 masters-level biostatisticians, all with experiences in large administrative databases. This team will provide programming and data management support for data extraction and analytic file generation, and conduct statistics analyses. One of them will be responsible for data request and user agreements.

Coordination/Edit Team (Sendejas, Toombs Smith): will help in preparation of Data Use Agreements (DUA) and editing of proposals and papers.