CSPH Data Support Services Core
The mission of the CSPH Data Support Services Core is to promote and advance health services research by providing data infrastructure support to CSPH researchers and surgeon scientists.
The Core includes biostatisticians and researchers who are experts utilizing large national and state-level datasets to conduct surgical health services research. This team of experts provides learning opportunities via monthly workshops on topics related to quantitative methods and biostatistics and advice on projects via the Data and Data Management Teams Channel.
CSPH has a range of available health services research data, including HCUP, AHA, NSQIP, and Medicare data.* The CSPH server is a secure, HIPPA compliant computing environment, and the CSPH Data Core is available for different levels of support for affiliated researchers. The Data Core provides server access and Q&A for all levels of support. The different levels include the following options:
If you are starting a new project and will need assistance of any kind from the Data Core Team, please fill out a Project Intake Form. Researchers not affiliated with CSPH will need a sponsor in order to access our data services. General questions but don’t know who to contact? Email CSPHdata@partners.org.