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For Researchers

Research First Steps

Research Compliance

Services and Facilities

  • The Epidemiology and Biostatistics Research Core (EBRC) supports Baystate faculty in their clinical research and research education.  The EBRC has broad expertise in research methods, data analysis, and scientific writing.
  • Health Professions Education Research offers consultation, collaboration and support to clinical educators interested in conducting educational research (quantitative and qualitative).
  • If you are interested in engaging in bench research, Baystate's research facility has state-of-the-art equipment and space.
  • Health Sciences Library provides accurate and timely evidence based information and access to thousands of digital and print knowledge resources, major databases and clinical information.

Training for Researchers

  • CITI (Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative) for mandatory education in research ethics and the responsible conduct of research
  • IRBNet Instruction to use our electronic portal for IRB submissions and document maintenance
  • Research Faculty Development Program (RFDP) trains faculty in research design and grant-writing. More about RFDP and other faculty development opportunities

Research Centers and Departmental Research

Our investigators conduct basic, biomedical and clinical research in many medical and surgical specialties.