Integrated Biology & the Bedside (i2b2) is a self-service tool that can be used to query the Mount Sinai Data Warehouse (MSDW). i2b2 is supported by ConduITS, the ISMMS CTSA and the NIH.

 i2b2 features include:

  • Self-service query tool
  • Query MSDW
  • Quickly access/estimate de-identified cohorts
  • De-identified data only; cannot be re-identified
  • IRB Approval – Not required
  • Access – 24/7
  • Typical Query
    • How many living patients in MSDW received tPA in 2010?
    • How many patients over 65 have a diagnosis of lupus and had ANA testing?


Scientific Computing


Login Access

  • All Mount Sinai Faculty, staff and students can gain login access by completing  an online training module in PEAK, and mailing the PEAK completion certification to i2b2_support@mountsinai.org. i2b2 support will email to confirm access, typically by the end of the next business day.
  • Login – Single Sign On with Mount Sinai network ID and password.

Access Restrictions

  • Off-campus access – Required VPN Tunnel Access which can be requested via Sailpoint. For guidance, refer to the VPN Instructions. 



System Link

i2b2 Query and Analysis Tool


Send a request to I2b2_support@mountsinai.org.


Open Research Online Courses in PEAK and scroll down to the i2b2 Tutorial.