Role Description

An Adopter makes recommendations that might impact metadata curation and selection to Developers, Preceptors and Metadata Mentors. This individual does not perform curation activities.


  • Works with Developers, Preceptors and Metadata Mentors
  • Makes recommendations that impact metadata curation and selection
  • Performs no actual metadata curation

Recommended Curriculum

Please take the classes listed in order. Content learned in early courses will help you as you move through the curriculum.

Once you've identified your role, registration is easy! Send a request for a caDSR training account to NCI CBIIT Application Support and register for all the courses at once!