Data Management & Statistics

The Data management and Statistics department provides data management and analysis services for research projects and clinical trials of CERMEL.

Data Management


Software used for data collection includes OpenClinica for clinical trials and OpenMRS for routine patient data. Tuberculosis patient data is entered into the TB module of OpenMRS.

RedCap is used for epidemiological studies. Recently, mobile data collection based on ODK software running on Android tablets and smartphones has been introduced. The department oversees the data entry activities performed by a group of data entry clerks

Staff

Mohamed Duali Head of Department
Eliane Moussouami Field Worker
Elfie Cornelia Aloume Field Worker
Noelle Erene Bouyebi Bouchoco Field Worker
Djamal Dine Adissa Field Worker

Statistics


The department provides data analysis services for research projects. The analysis is mostly done using the R statistical software environment The department provides also the trainings on statistics in medicine with R statistical software.

In partnership with the national and regional health authorities, the group is developing InfoSaniR, a tool to extract and analyse routine data collected from all health care centers of the region. It uses the Shiny package of R for management and analysis of data on a server accessed through a web-browser.



Staff

Obiang Mba Regis Head of Department
Ance Mangaboula Marombo Statistician
Fabrice Lotola Mougeni Statistician (Internship)
Linda Bidjongou Field Worker
Nelson Igor Dissele Field Worker