REDCap Databases and Surveys

REDCap is a secure, web-based application for building and managing online databases and surveys. REDCap provides an easy, user-friendly way for researchers to build powerful databases. All NCNM students and faculty members have access to REDCap.

Benefits of using a REDCap Database:

  • Easy to use, intuitive interface

  • Free (with institutional support)

  • Web-based, easily accessed

  • Provides validated data entry

  • Provides audit trails

  • Easily import data from other sources

  • Easily export to statistical packages

To request a REDCap account, email Heather Schiffke at


NCNM’s REDCap website:

Training resources:

The official REDCap website:

Instrument/survey library: - under the "Library" tab on the right. (Once you have a REDCap account, instruments may be downloaded directly into your survey from within REDCap.)