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Providing seamless data access

The Vice Dean promotes open, secure, and appropriate access to data under Duke’s stewardship and beyond by: 

  • Mapping options for accessing data including their costs and the policies that govern use of specific data sets
  • Convening a University-wide working group including campus and School libraries to address data access
  • Pursuing funding for building an open science and data cataloging infrastructure
  • Supporting the Duke Health Data Prospector to increase high quality use
  • Joining stakeholders in crafting a vision for data liquidity at Duke 

School of Medicine Strategic Research Plan goals addressed:  1, 2, 3, and 4