The HIRUZ Data Management Unit (DMU) provides support and advice in Biomedical Research Data Management using best practices and appropriate software to improve efficiency and comply with the regulatory obligations.

Our services are Clinical data management in REDCap for academic studies and REDCap Support:

  • REDCap is an Electronic Data Capture system that can be used free of charge for data collection in academic research with Case Report Forms, for operational support, for quality improvement or for public surveys at UZ Gent departments and UGent Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.
  • Get started by taking the online Project Coordinator training (45min) and requesting a new REDCap project.

Simon Vanderschaeghe
Data Management Unit Manager


Health, innovation and research institute
Data Management Unit
Entrance 81 / Route 812
C. Heymanslaan 10, 9000 Gent
+32 9 332 05 50

REDCap Walk-ins (every Thursday 13-16h)