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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 hschiffke@ncnm.edu.


Resources:

NCNM’s REDCap website: https://redcap.ncnm.edu/redcap

Training resources: https://redcap.ncnm.edu/redcap/index.php?action=training

The official REDCap website: http://project-redcap.org

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

OHSU hosts regular trainings on REDCap that are open to NCNM students and faculty. Visit their site for dates and details: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/research/centers-institutes/octri/resources/octri-research-services/redcap-tutorials.cfm