The Biomedical Research Informatics Core (BRIC)


The Biomedical Research Informatics Core (BRIC) has a goal to assist MSU researchers in their data integrity by delivering their data needs in a scalable & affordable way. BRIC does this by providing their services in the following areas...

  • PreAward Planning  
  • Databases
  • Data Management
  • Data Storage and Security
  • Custom Application Development
  • Co-Investigation

BRIC has already been a full service data coordinating center for multiple projects and groups such as the Centers of Disease Control Study to Explore Early Development and a multi-site study of Autism. Throughout this experience with these projects and groups, BRIC became a federally certified data center. 

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For more information on BRIC and the services that it provides, visit



The MSU Center for Statistical Training and Consulting


The MSU Center for Statistical Training and Consulting is a professional service and research unit at Michigan State University. Their aim is to support research and provide training, grant development, and consulting in statistics for faculty, staff, and graduate students. 

To find out more about this amazing opportunity feel free to visit CSTAT's website!

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If you are interested in getting help from CSTAT, all you need to do is EMAIL the contact below. Their basic service is free to all graduate students and faculty!!!


Dhruv B. Sharma, Ph.D.

Senior Statistician, CSTAT

Giltner Hall

293 Farm Lane, Room 152

East Lansing, MI 48824

Office: 517-432-3841

Fax: 517-353-9307

For more information on CSTAT, visit


The Institute for Cyber-Enabled Research (iCER)


The Institute for Cyber-Enabled Research (iCER) provides a network that connects researchers from academia and industry with advanced computational systems and tools. iCER is continually working to advance Michigan State's presence both nationally and internationally and works to boost MSU's competative edge with respect to work that requires advanced computing.

iCER provides free HPCC accounts for all MSU researchers. To obtain an account, Principal Investigators (PIs) must complete a New Account Request form indicating their research focus. After getting an account, PIs can then request accounts for collaborators (students, post-docs, and off-campus colleagues). Available features of an HPCC account inlclude:

  • 1 TB of persistent storage
  • 50 TB of temporary high performance SCRATCH storage
  • Grant & Research Collaborations
  • Data management plan
  • Letter of support

For more information on what iCER is and what its FREE HPCC account includes, visit


MSU Scholars


MSU Scholars is Michigan State University's version of Elsevier's Pure Experts.MSU Scholars provides local, state, national, and international research and business communties a means to view publications and grants of MSU researchers. Furthermore, MSU Scholars provides a way to:

  • View individual MSU researchers and identify their expertise at a glance with a visual profile and list of publications.
  • Find potential collaborators within and across departments and colleges and across institutions by searching the profiles of faculty by keywords and concepts.
  • Visualize a researcher’s co-author network.
  • Search for MSU experts in any particular field by keywords or concepts.
  • Visualize MSU research expertise and focus by department.

For more information on MSU Scholars, visit



SciVal Funding


SciVal is a database that provides a method of accessing information on grants from Australia, Canada, the European Commission, India, Ireland, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and the United States. 


RAIND Internal Site (SharePoint)


The RAIND internal site, SharePoint, is available for all RAIND faculty. This website allows access to multiple resources including:

  • Funding Opportunities
  • Faculty Recources
  • Announcements 
  • Faculty List
  • Shared Drive
  • Discussion Board