Welcome on DAUnit website

DaunitDAUnit (Data Acquisition Unit) is a service offered by the HES-SO to support researchers, mainly in health, in their research projects, in particular to design, adapt and implement surveys and questionnaires. DAUnit offers researchers professional support in the technical, methodological and practical aspects of research. It is attached to the Health Axis of the HES-SO Valais Wallis.







Do you have a project or a question? Contact-us!


  • February 21, 2020, from 9am to 5pm in Lausanne HEdS (La Source) - Training Research Data Management: Quantitative Data
  • March 31, 2020, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Sierre - RedCap deepening training
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Why DAUnit?

To facilitate the design and implementation of high quality studies: rights, patient safety and well-being, data reliability, study conducted in accordance with the protocol and Good Clinical Practice (GCP) as well as current regulations. To help you implement research that respects ethics and good clinical practice.

Main missions

DAUnit's main missions are to ensure the supervision of researchers for data acquisition, the training of investigators in the data capture tool, the creation and maintenance of support services for the use of different tools (REDCap, Midata, Pryv,...) as well as collaboration with the CTUs of Switzerland.


IIG – HES-SO Valais-Wallis
Techno-Pôle 3
3960 Sierre

Phone : +41 27 606 90 01
email : daunit@hevs.ch

Assistance : monday– friday/ 09:00 – 17:00