Our Team

A variety of academic backgrounds and fields of expertise are represented including physicians, biostatisticians, applied mathematical statisticians, epidemiologists, nurses, systems analysts, programmers, data managers, data entry personnel, and administrative personnel.

Data Management

Data Management plays a key role in the life cycle of studies coordinated at the EDC, from grant proposal through publications and data archiving.

Data Analytics

The Epidemiology Data Center provides a research environment in which complex health questions can be answered using traditional and emerging statistical techniques.


The Epidemiology Data Center Information Technology Group provides and maintains an array of network and computing services that support research, academic and administrative initiatives in the department of Epidemiology and the University community.

Project Coordination

The Epidemiology Data Center (EDC) prides itself on the ability of its Project Coordination staff to manage studies of varying sizes and types, whether the EDC is functioning as a Coordinating Center, Data Coordinating Center, Network Management Core, or other organizational component.

Katherine Detre Scholar

The Katherine Detre Scholarship has been established to supplement financial support provided through a Graduate Student Researcher (GSR) position in the Epidemiology Data Center. Recipients of this scholarship are promising incoming students who exemplify the strengths and spirit of Katherine Detre.


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Mailing Address

Epidemiology Data Center
University of Pittsburgh
4420 Bayard Street, Suite 600
Pittsburgh, PA 15260


Collaboration with other institutions has always been essential to our work. Please contact us for more information on how working with the EDC can benefit your organization. research@edc.pitt.edu