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CRI SEMINAR SERIES: Introduction to REDCap

By February 7, 2023News, REDCap

Tuesday, February 21st 1:00pm-2:30pm CST

Join the Center for Research Informatics Seminar Series for on online training session about REDCap, a self-managed, secure, web-based solution designed to support data collection strategies for research studies. CRI Senior Systems Analyst and REDCap expert Julissa Acevedo will help you build your basic REDCap skill set with helpful introductory topics. This seminar will cover:

  • Project Setup – how to create, edit, customize, and test a project
  • Using Surveys – settings, customizations, and links for surveys
  • Applications & Tools – using applications and tools like reports, exports, data quality, mobile app, and more

No previous experience is required. You are welcome to follow along on your laptop/desktop by signing into REDCap (BSDAD or UCHAD), but it is not required.

This seminar will take place via Zoom. Participation is limited to University of Chicago staff, faculty, and students. Meeting information will be emailed to registrants before the session.

About the speaker: Julissa Acevedo, the CRI’s resident REDCap Administrator since 2012, is the point of contact for all REDCap inquiries at the University of Chicago. Julissa has personally guided many investigators with their study design and she takes pride in providing exceptional technical support. An active member of the REDCap Consortium, she attends REDCapCon annually to collaborate with other REDCap experts to further advance the use of REDCap at the University. Prior to joining the CRI, Julissa developed and supported various applications at Motorola, Bank of America, and the U.S. Census Bureau.

About the series: Since 2012, the Center for Research Informatics has offered free training sessions for the University of Chicago community in informatics research tools and techniques. Topics include REDCap, clinical data, bioinformatics analysis, data visualization, high performance computing, grant preparation, and more. Sign up for our email list on the right side of this page to hear about upcoming seminars.

Questions? Contact Janaya Lee at