Pittsburgh Claude D. Pepper Core Descriptions
Clinical and Population Outcomes Core (CPOC)
The Clinical and Population Outcomes Core provides recruitment, cohort study resources and clinical research expertise to promote a multidisciplinary approach to the assessment of balance and mobility in Pepper clinical research studies.
Data Management, Analysis and Informatics Core (DMAIC)
The Data Management, Analysis, and Informatics Core (DMAIC) provides centralized data management, statistical analysis services, and informatics expertise to the community of investigators affiliated with the Pepper, thus achieving an economy of scale.
Integrative Systems Core (ISC)
The Integrative Systems Core provides state of the art facilities that support research spanning neuroimaging, biomechanics, physiology, and biology.
Leadership Administrative Core (LAC)
The Leadership/Administrative Core is responsible for the organizational, communication, budgetary, and regulatory functions of the Pepper Center.
Pilot and Exploratory Studies Core (PESC)
The Pilot/Exploratory Studies Core promotes and supports innovative multidisciplinary research related to balance, mobility, and aging.
Research Career Development Core (RCDC)
The Research Career Development Core supports the development of independent investigators who wish to conduct age-related balance and mobility disorders research.