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Thursday, January 19, 2023
REDCap Basic Training
Tuesday, June 13, 2023 10:00am to 11:30am
This is the first step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will build a new REDCap project scratch and cover basic features such as: Building forms with proper field types and validation Assigning user permissions Ensuring your project works properly by testing with real world application Making mid-study modifications safely after having started data collection in production This training is optionally hands on, so you can build your own REDCap project along with the...
TriNetX Basic Training
Tuesday, June 13, 2023 2:00pm to 3:00pm
This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you can gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Register by clicking virtual event link...
REDCap Intermediate Training
Wednesday, June 14, 2023 10:00am to 11:30am
This is the second step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover basic and intermediate features such as: Project backup and overview with data dictionary, codebook, pdf, and xml Outputting data automatically with calculated fields Collecting the same data points multiple times with longitudinal and one-to-many data collection Standardizing your data to industry standards with ontologies and the REDCap Instrument Library And more This training is a demo and not hands...
REDCap Advanced Training
Thursday, June 15, 2023 10:00am to 11:30am
This is the third step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover advanced features such as: Ways to customize your data entry experience with action tags and form display logic Making your forms more dynamic and personalized with context-aware smart variables Sending automated, conditional email alerts And more This training is a demo and not hands on. After this training, you will have an advanced understanding of REDCap. Register by clicking virtual event link above...
REDCap Surveys Training
Tuesday, June 20, 2023 10:00am to 11:30am
This is the fourth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover survey configuration and distribution such as: Allowing potential participants to self-initiate participation in your study with public surveys Manually and automatically sending surveys Administering electronic consent (e-consent) forms Controlling survey access with conditional logic and survey login And more This training is a demo and not hands on. After this training, you will have a basic...
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