Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design
To foster outstanding and collaborative clinical and translational science that relies on best available methods.
The BERD unit provides easily-accessible consultations through the BERD clinic, Design Studios and access to Co-investigators. We aim to efficiently and effectively connect investigators to online analytical & technical resources. We encourage investigators to invest in BERD skills development by offering a range of user-friendly educational opportunities for individuals of all skill levels. The BERD unit also promotes innovations in tools and methods that address barriers to clinical and translational research.
Brief consultations to help researchers understand underlying methodological aspects of their researchFree to UTHSC faculty, residents and students
Analysis tools, educational offerings & links to other resourcesFree to all who register on the site
BERD investigators serve as a member of the project teamBERD investigator(s) included in grant budget
Hourly consulting for PhD or MS level support. Description of tasks and estimate of hours prepared up front.Payment according to hourly rates