Webinar: Implementation of OpenSpecimen at University of Maryland School of Medicine Biorepository

Advertisement img

Date/Time: Dec 9 at 11 AM EST

UMM Biorepository provides the resources for large-scale studies to empower clinical researchers to make discoveries in genomics and ‘omics’ science and translate these discoveries into more effective diagnostics and therapeutics.

OpenSpecimen at UMM:

  • Using OpenSpecimen since 2017
  • Usage of “high throughput” data entry mode
  • Box scanning to register specimens in bulk
  • Integration with Hamilton BiOS robotics freezer

Webinar Agenda:

  • Introduction to OpenSpecimen (20 mins, Poornima)
  • Overview of UMM Biorepository and OpenSpecimen (30 mins, Coleen)
  • Conclusion and questions (10 mins)


Featured Partners

OpenSpecimen is a comprehensive web-based biobank informatics platform used to to track specimens from collection to utilization with 100% audit trail. It is today used in 65+ top clinical research centers across USA, Australia and rest of the globe. OpenSpecimen enables biobanks to collect “high quality” biospecimen annotations data across longitudinal studies or prospective collections of clinical specimens. It can be easily integrated with applications like EPIC, REDCap, OpenSpecimen, Cerner, LIMS, in-house clinical databases, etc.