Requesting dbGaP Access
For access-controlled HTAN data, you must first complete a dbGaP request.
To get started on your dbGaP request, first navigate to the HTAN dbGap page at: phs002371, and click the Request Access button. You will be prompted to login to dbGaP. Once logged in, click the Create New Research Project button, and follow the on-screen application process.
As per dbGaP instructions, you will be prompted for relevant information, including:
- A research statement and a nontechnical summary statement describing your planned use of the data.
- A list of all internal investigators at your institution who will share access to the data for the proposed research.
- A list of external collaborating investigators.
- The name of the information technology (IT) Director.
dbGaP will notify you when your application has been approved.