Research Data Services

Empowering research with updated data sets and comprehensive data collection tools


September, 2023 – The Fall 2023 REDCap Town Hall will take place Monday, October 23rd, 3:00pm- 4:00pm. This will be a hybrid session located in Goldwurm Auditorium and on Zoom webinar. Click here to register for the Zoom webinar.

September, 2023 – A REDCap Essentials Training session for all users of REDCap will be offered on Thursday, October 12th from 1 – 2 pm (EST). This session is intended to answer many of the high level questions we receive on a regular basis in the REDCap Service Desk and will cover: REDCap Account Management for internal and external collaborators; Development vs Production; Project Ownership and User Rights; and Orphaned projects and transferring ownership. Click here to register. (Zoom link is provided following registration.)

Previous Announcements:

March 23, 2023 – Effective 4/1/2023, eRAP will release a self-support model to enable project administrators to create users and assign users to projects. The existing support function to request these services will now be directed to the project administrator for their selected project. Find training session materials for assigned administrators and PI’s here.

March 14, 2023 New Room Scheduling Update: Effective April 1, 2023, eRAP will no longer support room scheduling. This function will be transitioned to the Robin application.  Please submit questions to

March 14, 2023 New Equipment Scheduling Update: Effective April 1, 2023, eRAP will no longer support equipment scheduling. This function will be transitioned to Agilent iLAB application.  Please submit questions to

March 8, 2023 Computational and data science ecosystem is available for Oncology researchers to gain insights to further their research. There are HP resources, EHR cohort query tools, data resources and electronic data capture systems available here. Expertise is available to support researchers with tools, data access, and consultations

March 3, 2023 – Thank you to everyone who provided their feedback on the Data Ark annual survey. Click here to see the survey results.

February 28, 2023 – Thank you for attending the REDCap Introductory Training on Friday, February 24. Session materials, including the session recording, are now available! Click here for more.

February 1, 2023 – A new Data Set–MarketScan–is now available on the Data Ark: Data Commons. Click here to read more.

February 1, 2023 – eRAP login credentials are now synced to Mount Sinai’s Active Directory. Use your Mount Sinai School or Hospital login credentials to log in to eRAP. If you have difficulty logging in, please submit a ticket. As a reminder, all users must be connected to the Mount Sinai network or MSSM Campus by either being on site or connected with VPN tunnel to log in to eRAP.

January 5, 2023Save the dates: eRAP’s Town Hall will be Tuesday, May 2, at 2:00 pm; REDCap’s Town Hall will be Tuesday, May 2, at 10:00 AM. Registration and details coming soon.

Research Tools

Not sure which tool is right for your research needs? Click here.


The Electronic Research Application Portal Rapid Database Generator (eRAP RDG) is a web-based interactive tool for data entry and reporting. Rapidly develop custom databases for longitudinal single and multi-site studies.

About eRAP | Open Ticket


Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap) is a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases, providing audit trails for tracking data manipulation, user activity, and seamless data downloads.

About REDCap | Open Ticket

Data Services

Select data to drive or supplement your research.

Data Ark: Data Commons

Data Ark: Data Commons consists of seven high-quality data sets. Public (restricted and unrestricted) and Sinai-generated data sets are managed, processed and combined in a way that optimizes the power, pace and relevance of our science.

About Data Ark | Contact Team


The Human-Aware Data Acquisition (HADatAc) combines acquisitions of data and metadata to logically connect to data, enabling data identification and optimizing data queries. Data is composed of scientific measurements supporting computational scientific activities.

About HADatAc | Open Ticket


The Human Health Exposure Analysis Resource (HHEAR) data center is a continuation of the CHEAR Data Center to include health outcomes at all ages. The public data advances our knowledge of the effects of environmental exposures on human health throughout life.

About HHEAR | Open Ticket

Acknowledge Mount Sinai in Your Work

Utilizing research services requires acknowledgements of support by NIH in your publications. To assist, we have provided exact wording of acknowledgements required by NIH for your use.

Supported by grant UL1TR004419 from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health.

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