Biomedical Informatics and Biostatistics

The Biomedical Informatics Core (BMIC) offers investigators training and support to ensure successful implementation of studies by providing state-of-the-art informatics expertise, solutions and technologies to meet study needs. 

The Biostatistics Core (BIOSTAT) provides statistical guidance and support to researchers, helping investigators design high-impact, scientifically and ethically sound studies.

Our Services

Research Data Management

  • REDCap database management
  • Data access
  • Quality assurance and data backup procedures
  • Data management and archival

Research Design and Statistical Support

  • Sample size and power calculations
  • Study planning and design
  • Statistical analyses
  • Results reporting

Research Honest Brokerage

  • Hosting data
  • Linking data from multiple sources
  • De-identifying data
  • Delivering analysis-ready data

Grant Application Development

BMIC and BIOSTAT support the development of NIH-funded research, as well as research funded by other federal and non-federal sources. If you are seeking assistance with grant applications, please submit your request for services at least two months prior to submission to the UTHSC Office of Research Administration.

Contact Us

Online Service Request Form 

Email: christopher.smith@lebonheur.org for BMIC, tjone100@uthsc.edu for BIOSTAT

Phone: 901-287-5355, option 4 for BMIC, option 5 for BIOSTAT