ResDAC provides education and training opportunities through many channels, including workshops and a national outreach program.

  • Workshops are presented locally at the University of Minnesota, where ResDAC is located, and nationally at other locations. These workshops will help researchers become aware of the strengths and limitations of CMS databases, and how claims-based studies can explore important health care issues.

  • National outreach program of meetings, exhibits and presentations facilitated by experts in the fields of epidemiology, public health, health services, biostatistics, and health informatics.

  • Online training and tutorials developed by ResDAC staff.

For more information regarding ResDAC training opportunities, please contact Stephanie Jarosek at