Service Center: Research and Design Center (RDC) at the Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (Tufts CTSI)
Major Instruments/Services: N/A
Fee: No, there is no charge to individual investigators associated with Tufts for assistance with study design (e.g. protocol development), subject to staff availability. In general, there is a fee for database development and for statistical analyses.
Access: Open to Tufts Community
Preferred Contact: info@TuftsCTSI.org, (617) 636-2874
Level of Service: The Design and Data Resource Center assists Tufts researchers in the design of research protocols and grant submissions, with study implementation including data collection systems, and with data analyses. Protocol development is provided at no cost to individual researchers, subject to staff availability. Database development and implementation and data analyses are usually done on a contract or fee for service basis.