Children's Hospital Colorado

Research Informatics at Children's Hospital Colorado

The mission of Research Informatics:

To provide informatics, data management and honest brokerage consultation and services for Children’s Hospital Colorado clinical and translational researchers.

Informatics services

  • Self-service access to de-identified Epic data through i2b2 for feasibility assessment and cohort identification
  • Full-service report development and data set creation of Epic data
  • Data sharing services between multiple institutions
  • De-identification of free-text data
  • Registry development (future—currently piloting two)

Note: We do not offer bioinformatics services, but there are groups at the University of Colorado Denver who do offer these resources.

3 Ways to access Research Informatics Services:

  1. Go to My Childrens (via the Children's Colorado intranet), click on the Quick Links tab, and select 'Report and Analytics Requests'.
  2. Select the desired Research Informatics Services on your ONA form.
  3. Contact Deb Batson at to schedule i2b2 training. Or check out the i2b2 website.

Primary contact: 

Sara Deakyne, MPH
Manager, Research Informatics
Children's Hospital Colorado Administrative Pavilion
4th Floor, Box 321
Phone: 720-777-4703 Email: