Fill Out RSN Access Form


Core Access Award Form-Medicaid


Research Support Network

The Research Support Network (RSN) is part of the Delaware INBRE Centralized Shared Resources Core, which includes 17 cores coordinated across four institutions. This newly formed network aims to provide access to expertise and support services in:

  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Study design
  • Editorial services
  • Access to Medicaid data
  • Community-based participatory research

The goal of the Research Support Network is to match requests from DE-INBRE investigators to the appropriate service core or individual expert. To begin this process, fill out the form here.


                     REQUEST FOR INBRE CORE ACCESS AWARD                         For projects requiring the analysis of Medicaid data

Core Center Access Awards in the amount of $8,000 per project are available to use in support of research projects requiring the analysis of Medicaid data.  Up to 3 projects will be funded in the current funding cycle. Final Project deadline is April 30, 2022.



Prior to submitting your final proposal on May 17th :Please send a paragraph briefly describing the focus of the project (1/2 page) to Ms. McDuffie ( who will forward it to Delaware Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance (DMMA) for approval to move forward with the full application.  Approval of project topic does not constitute funding approval.

Please note: Funds must be used by April 30, 2022 and must be used only for the processing and analysis of Medicaid data, not for the investigator’s effort or students’ effort on the project.


For more information about the submission process and application, please visit 


The RSN is overseen by Dr. Claudine Jurkovitz, MD, MPH, a senior physician scientist with the Value Institute at Christiana Care Health System. Dr. Jurkovitz also leads the Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD) Core of the Delaware Clinical and Translational Research (CTR) program.