Research Data Management Roadshow meeting

Manaï Meriem, Research Data management (RDM) Specialist and Vlainic Elize, Research Data Management Consultant presented research data management (RDM) at VUmc, which aims to control the entire data management process along the research lifecycle; from study preparation, data acquisition, data processing and statistical analysis, writing and publishing, to archiving and open data.

They presented the RDM policy at VUmc and explained how to manage the data management process along the research life cycle, the role of a data management plan (DMP), and how to create a DMP before starting a research project. The working procedures are presented in the Standard Operating Procedure for the Research Data Management Plan (SOP), which is organized by phase of the research life cycle. We were introduced to each phase of the research plan.