Center for Research and Evaluation

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Core: Center for Research and Evaluation (CRE)
Core Director: Administrative Director, Steven Ziemba, MBA
Core Contact: Steven Ziemba
Location: 2260 Weiskotten Hall
Email: ziembas@upstate.edu
Web Site: Center for Research and Evaluation

Instrumentation in Core:

  • State-of-the-art computing facility
  • Specialized analytic programming services, such as SPSS (Windows, Mac), SPSS COMPLEX, Sample Power2, SAS, JMP, JMP7 Mac, Golden Helix SNP and Variation Suite 7, StataSE, Spatial Analyst, ArcView, Latent Gold, Prism Graph, Delta Graph, MLWin, HyperResearch, and TAMS Analyzer (Mac packages for qualitative research)
  • Two virtual servers for hosting an SPSS DimensionNet database with tape backup

Brief Description of Core: The Center for Research and Evaluation (CRE) at the State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University (UMU) serves as the biostatistics and epidemiology core for the UMU clinical and translational research enterprise.

In this core capacity, CRE provides:

  1. Technical assistance and guidance in biostatistics and data management for clinical research projects
  2. Research design and implementation assistance
  3. Design, methodological, analytic, and biostatistical consulting services to the academic communities in Central New York

CRE is organized around the premise that active, working analytic faculty and staff are engaged in all dimensions of the Universitys research, education, and service missions, embodying the Universitys values in its analytic work of driving innovation and discovery, respecting people, serving the wider community, and valuing integrity.

How to Access Core Services: email or in person.