Biostatistics Services

Consulting services in epidemiology, biostatistics, qualitative research design and methods, data management, clinical trials design, systematic reviews, health economics, health services research and health technologies assessment are available through the Research Methods Unit (RMU) to researchers, residents and graduate students within Capital Health, the IWK Health Centre, and Dalhousie Faculties of Medicine, Health Professions and Dentistry.  Requests from the wider community may be considered from time to time.

Located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, the Research Methods Unit (RMU) is a core research facility designed to promote clinical and health research through the development of a shared expertise infrastructure.   A full range of research methods services is offered through the RMU, from assistance with the initial planning of an investigation to final publication of the results. Whether you need the answer to a single question, or a full range of services, the RMU may be able to help.

For further information, visit the Research Methods Unit at