Overview of Collaborative Scope

The Quantitative Sciences Unit (QSU) is a unit of statistical scientists in the Department of Medicine who engage in interdisciplinary research.  Members of the QSU are available to collaborate on study design and analysis for medical studies.  The QSU offers professional data analysis using the most modern statistical techniques and secure HIPAA- and IRB-compliant management and coordination of data. 

The QSU facilitates medical research for faculty on the medical campus in the following arenas:

  • Study Design
  • Data Analysis
  • Methods and Software Development
  • Data Management and Coordination
  • Education and Training

The QSU also engages in statistical research.  Some of the areas include:

  • Missing Data
  • Prediction Modeling
  • Statistical Computing
  • Study Design
  • Methods for Analyzing Epidemiological Studies