UCLA Academic Technology Services (ATS)
UCLA Academic Technology Services (ATS) provides walk-in support for statistical software packages (including, SAS, STATA, SPSS, and many others). In addition, the ATS website is a great resource for software and statistical programming assistance.

The Research Operations Core
The Research Operations Core of the UCLA Older Americans Independence Center provides data collection and data management support and services for a wide variety of studies both within the School of Medicine and with other groups at UCLA. Much of the work done by the core is conducted using the Pepper Informatics software application, with both web-based and desktop versions available. For more information please call Heather McCreath at 310-267-0848.

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Protected Health Information
Guidelines on how to de-identify protected health information during data cleaning.


Excel Tips and Tricks

We have provided two examples that highlight some common changes for streamlining the data analysis process. These tips and tricks will help you save time during the data cleaning stage.

Database Sample 1

Database Sample 2

Data Dictionary Sample 1

Data Dictionary Sample 2