Workshop on Research Data Management for Researchers in Medical and Biomedical Science

Research data are the basis of all knowledge. Good research data management is crucial for the generation of new scientific knowledge, especially within big research collaborations. This workshop will cover the relevant aspects of research data management and how to apply them effectively and efficiently.
The workshop is offered in cooperation with the German National Library for Medicine (ZB MED). The course language is English.

Date, Time & Location

26 January 2022
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Online via Big Blue Button


  • Introduction to research data
  • Funders' expectations towards Research Data Management
  • Guidelines for Good Research Practice
    • FAIR Data Principles
    • Data Management Plans
  • Important aspects of research data's life cycle, including analyzing and publishing data
    • Focus on Life Sciences
    • Special requirements and considerations in research using medical and personal data
  • Legal aspects
  • Support
    • The German National Research Data Infrastructure (NFDI)
    • Services offered by your local research data teams

Target group

The workshop targets researchers (post grads, post docs, professors) working in Life Sciences. You are welcome to bring your own questions concerning research data management.


Participation is free of charge.


The course is limited to 25 participants.
Please register for this workshop with the registration form.


Dr. Birte Cordes
Service Center eResearch, Philipps-Universität Marburg

Patrick Langner
University and Regional Library, Fulda University of Applied Sciences