This core group develops innovative approaches to data collection and continuous quality improvement to enhance SC CTSI functions and improve quality and efficiency of clinical research. The group uses a metrics-driven planning, evaluation, and continuous improvement process to help the SC CTSI achieve its goals and the goals of the national CTSA program. EI supports rigorous evaluation of key SC CTSI initiatives, core group-level priority activities, and novel approaches to clinical and translational research developed by SC CTSI to enhance their meaningfulness.

Director

Gemma North Gemma North, MA Associate Director, Evaluation & Improvement Details

Team Members

Shaun Hicks Shaun Hicks, BS, MBA Non-Clinical Integration Analyst, Evaluation & Improvement Details
Shardae Osuna Shardae Osuna, MSW Evaluation Improvement Research Analyst, Evaluation & Improvement Details

Core Groups

Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design Details
Central Administration Details
Clinical Research Informatics Details
Clinical Research Support Details
Communications Details
Community Engagement Details
Evaluation & Improvement Details
Healthcare Delivery Science Details
Regulatory Knowledge & Support Details
Research Development Details
Workforce Development Details

NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.