IDIES fosters education and research in applying data-intensive technologies to problems of national interest in physical and biological sciences and engineering. The Institute also provides JHU faculty, researchers and students with the structure and resources needed to accomplish these goals; see their resource page for a list of available big data capabilities.
MARCC is a shared computing facility located on JHU’s Bayview campus. This facility is funded jointly by JHU and the University of Maryland, College Park. You can request a user account or allocation (if you are a PI) on MARCC’s website. Training is also available for people who are interested in using the facility (Introductory session) or learning about scientific computing (Introduction to Scientific Computing).
Resources of NIH data science related events and news, include information about NIH’s Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) initiative and NIH Commons. The BD2K Training Coordinating Center offers resources and tools for biomedical researchers to navigate data science field. These BD2K Guide to the Fundamentals of Data Science Series can provide a basic understanding of data science for biomedical researchers.