Research Information Services

The School of Medicine and Public Health Information Technology’s Research Information Services (formerly Biomedical Informatics or BMI Core) team is more widely known as the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research’s Clinical and Health Informatics Institute (CHI2).  The group is dedicated to optimizing the conduct of high quality clinical and translational research and providing the needed computational and informational infrastructure for investigators at UW-Madison and Marshfield Clinic. We assist investigators during project conceptualization, grant submission, and deployment of secure data storage and processing methods. Visit the ICTR CHI2 website for more information about SMPH’s IT Research Services group and its available data resources and services.

SMPH Research Computing Infrastructure

A new School of Medicine and Public Health initiative aimed at advancing researchers’ capabilities in computational research.

Data Services

CHI2 provides provides requested data that are essential to a successful research project. CHI2 also offers study management software to facilitate research including REDCap and OnCore.

Access to Accounts and Services

Looking for access to the Clinical Research Data Service (CRDS), i2b2, REDCap, OnCore, a CHI2 consult, or something else informatics-related? Complete the CHI2 consult form to start any request!

i2b2 Release Notes and Counts

The CHI2 team is working on updating the internal i2b2 system. More release notes will be distributed by the end of the year 2020.

Biomedical Informatics Team

Mike Collins

Position title: Senior IT Director - Informatics