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Shared Research Resources

The following shared resources are available to include in your project plan. If you have a specific need that you do not see listed, please email the Research Help Desk for assistance.

  • Behavioral Sciences Facility Core - Service to scientists performing animal and human behavioral testing
  • CTSI Biomedical Informatics - The CTSI Biomedical Informatics Team can help you use data of all kinds to further your research
  • Available research spaces and related resources, including the CTSI Clinical Research Center
  • Coordinators - UR Connected is a web-based application that connects research coordinators with projects
  • Data Management - The following list represents some of the available data-management resources and services:
    • Academic IT provides information technology support for the research and education missions of the institution including application development and information security. Please email the Research Help Desk for assistance.
    • REDCap - A secure, web-based application for building and managing online surveys and databases
    • Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics (CHET) - Database design and management
    • Center for Integrated Research Computing (CIRC) - Provides researchers across the University with hardware, software, training, and support
    • UR Research - A digital repository for the management, dissemination and stewardship of digital materials, including Research Data
  • Data Management Plan Tool
  • Data are available from University information systems for use in research.
  • Conducting research in the Emergency Department including the use of the Emergency Department Research Associate Program for screening, consenting and enrolling participants.
  • eRecord for Researchers - Educational materials for the eRecord for Researchers initiative are available, along with the guiding principles for use and configuration of eRecord for research purposes.
  • Rochester Human Immunology Center Core Laboratory- The RHIC Core lab works collaboratively with investigators to design and develop immunological methods for clinical studies and translational research.
  • Rochester Informatics - UR has a spectrum of informatics resources for researchers.
  • Physical Exercise Activity Kinesiology Laboratory (PEAK Lab) - Support for research related to all forms of human movement
  • Reference Resources - Miner Library provides a broad range of resources including research-specific resources
  • Research-specific Software
  • Study Material Management including storage, repackaging and distribution:
  • Templates and forms:
    • Office of Human Subject Protection (OHSP) provides Protocol, Document (logs, source documents, notes to file and regulatory files) and Consent Form templates.

    • Office of Research and Project Administration (ORPA) provides University Forms.

    • Office of Regulatory Support (ORS) provides templates for Investigational New Drug (IND) and Investigational Device Exemptions (IDE) Applications

  • URMC Central Lab Services - Laboratory assays and support for researchers
  • URV Info Sheet for CTSI_5.31.18.pdf
  • UR Ventures assists with protection of intellectual property, technology commercialization and identifying existing materials available for use.

    • This document  provides a brief description of URVentures and how to contact them.