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Dr Luc Decker

Member since: 07/02/2019 - 07:15
Professional title: 
IT Specialist/IT Architect
Primary Domain/Field of Expertise (Other): 
clinical research informatics / data warehouse, open data
Organization name: 
Institut de recherche pour le développement (IRD)
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  • PhD in applied mathematics : reaction-diffusion models, simulations, 3d image analysis

  • Data management supporting clinical research (HIV, HBV, HCV...) : supervision/expertise during 13 years. Design and development of IT systems to streamline data collection, reduce delays and risks of human errors, automatize processes, verify data and issue safety alerts ; paperless data management : electronic data capture (all tailored to fit research protocols). Compliance with Good Clinical Practices, 21 CFR Part 11, Human Subject Protection. Quality management : certification ISO-9001 since 2008.

  • Since 2019: Administrator of Research Data at IRD, curator of DataSuds (institutional data repository). Support and training provider: open data, FAIR principles, preparation of datasets and data management plans.

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