Better Data,Better Research

Working with researchers in the Cumming School of Medicine to support the delivery of cutting edge research support services in the areas of data, technology and methodology.

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Research Support

The Clinical Research Unit (CRU) is a core support centre of the Cumming School of Medicine (CSM). The mandate of the CRU is to support university researchers and their collegues in the delivery of world class clinical research data, methods and analytics support services.

Our Services


The CRU supports and manages 4 instances of REDCap for the Cumming School of Medicine and the University of Calgary's varied research support needs.

Clinical Trials

The CRU supports the use of Datafax and iDatafax as a regulatory compliant clinical trial data management system.

Methods and Analytics

The CRU supports project management and analysis needs of the University of Calgary Biostatistics Centre and the Alberta SPOR support Unit.

Custom Research Software

The CRU houses project management and software development staff to support the custom development of software to support the delivery and execution of novel research workflows.


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