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Wim  Kraan

Wim Kraan is working as head of the section (Research) Data Management at Amsterdam UMC (location VUmc). One of the main objectives of that section is to advise researchers and to provide for executive data management support when necessary in the areas of data collection, data processing, data extraction, data documentation and data archiving for all (clinical and epidemiological) human related research.

Another activity is the intake, analysis and advise for requests for healthcare data for research purposes from for example the Electronic Health Record system Epic and the support for additional data collection for research within Epic.

Besides that the section is involved in the development and control of an integrated data management infrastructure consisting of some data management IT facilities and procedures to promote and facilitate a standardised working method in every project.

Finally we provide also for some training and introduction courses in the field of data management.