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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
OHSU hosts regular trainings on REDCap that are open to NCNM students and faculty. Visit their site for dates and details.
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.)
Troubleshooting: Occasionally, Safari (Mac web browser) may have technical difficulties accessing REDCap. Please use the information within the Troubleshooting REDCap with Safari document to troubleshoot these issues before contacting IT.