Epidemiology Data Resource Center (EDRC)
The Epidemiology Data Resource Center (EDRC) is the Medical College of Wisconsin's (MCW) centralized resource for secondary health and demographic data. The EDRC also provides assistance in the use of spatial data and geographic information systems, or GIS.
The EDRC offers a range of services including:
Providing summary statistics
Preparing data set extracts
Lending data management and preparation expertise
Assistance with long-term secondary data research projects
Mapping and other GIS services
Since opening its doors in 1994 (as the Epidemiology Data Service Center), the EDRC has provided data assistance to faculty, staff, and graduate and medical student researchers in epidemiology, health services, health policy, and other related disciplines. Visit our Selected Publications page to see a sampling of MCW research projects that have utilized the data and services of the EDRC.