Research data and metadata must be collected, stored, retained, used and disposed of in a manner that protect the rights, safety, and well-being of the research participants and the wider community, maintains data security and integrity, and is in accordance with all applicable requirements.

Using REDCap can help meet these data requirements.

REDCap is a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases.

For guidance on use of REDCap at MH, technical support, additional resources, compliance issues and examples of text to include in ethics, governance and grant applications visit the Use of REDCap at Melbourne Health webpage.

Training sessions

These sessions are aimed to support Melbourne Health users of the database and are run by the Office for Research in conjunction with the Business Intelligence Unit. The sessions will provide a basic overview of how to get started using REDCap and provide a platform for you to ask questions and obtain answers to any problems you may be having.

MH staff can request a login for the REDCap data account below:

Request a REDCap login

Refer to the Office for Research MH REDCap FAQ sheet for further information about the system and getting started.

Training schedule

Thursday 19 September, 10:00 am - 11:00 am - Level 2: Intermediate session

Book here
Thursday 17 October, 10:00 - 11:00 am - Level 1: Beginner sessionBook here
Thursday 21 November, 10:00 am - 11:00 am - Level 2: Intermediate sessionBook here

Downloads

MH REDCap FAQs
(PDF,382.57 KB)
Contact us if you need an accessible version of a download.

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