Data Coordinating Centers

RTI is a highly experienced leader in the implementation and management of data coordinating centers for collaborative research networks.


  • Study Design
    Hypothesis development; selection of study outcome measures; statistical design, power calculation, and randomization; protocol development; analysis planning
  • Data Capture and Management
    Electronic data capture; patient-reported outcomes; ancillary systems; data security
  • Site Training and Coordination
    Manual of operations; site training; oversight of study implementation; enrollment and retention monitoring and support
  • Statistical Analysis and Reporting
    Analysis methods; data and safety monitoring board safety and efficacy reporting; publications and presentations; statistical consultation
  • Regulatory Affairs
    Human subjects protection; institutional review board coordination; regulatory filings and submissions; monitoring adverse events and patient safety; site monitoring
  • Study Logistics
    Meeting coordination; travel planning; communications; study reports; site or investigator payments



Tim Gabel

How survey research organizations must adapt to address big data challenges

Research organizations must address challenges posed by big data in order to thrive in an environment where data is collected and stored at an unprecedented rate, suggest authors of an article published in a special issue of the Journal of Organizational Design devoted to big data. 

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