The Data Management and Statistical Core (DMS)
Howard F. Andrews, PhD
Nicole Schupf, PhD
The DMS Core is responsible for the creation and maintenance of the ADRC's ever-expansive and complex relational database containing clinical and genetic data, neuropathological, and biospecimen indicators. A solid infrastructure supports translational resource requests to encourage sharing with internal and external investigators. Expertise, consultation, and training are also provided to the ADRC research community including, but not limited to, research design, statistical analysis, and data management. In addition, DMS core regularly submits data to the National Alzheimer’s Coordinating Center (NACC).