• Primary and secondary data sources
  • Data collection methods
  • Database design and management


  • Epidemiology
  • Statistics
  • Statistical software
  • Clinical data management

Research Methodology

  • Study design
  • Clinical trials: superiority, non-inferiority trials, cluster randomized trials, pragmatic trials
  • Survey methods
  • Longitudinal study designs
  • Evidence synthesis and meta-analysis
  • Health policy
  • Health outcomes and real world outcomes
  • Research proposal and protocol development


  • Randomization and blinding
  • Sample size and power calculation
  • Survival analysis
  • Multi-state analysis
  • Propensity score matched/analysis
  • Spatiotemporal studies and analysis
  • Mathematical modeling and simulation using R
  • Bayesian and frequentist approaches
  • Imaging data analysis
  • Patient-centered outcome and psychometrics
  • Statistical software support

Who can request services?

  • All BU community and affiliates
  • External collaborators and Industry partners
  • Currently there is no fee for BU collaborators


  • STATA, SAS, R, MATLAB, WinBUGS, Python

Consultation process


  • TEC should be acknowledged in the publications and reports. TEC services should be incorporated into grant budget


  • Based on International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) (