Research Administration Training

Program Overview

The Research Administration Program, sponsored by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance and the Office of the Vice Provost for Research (OVPR), has been developed to foster the care and maintenance of the research mission of the University of Massachusetts Medical School. For more detailed information about the program and course offerings, please review the Training Brochure

Target Audience

The courses are targeted to individuals who are responsible for administering, monitoring, supporting and/or facilitating research programs such as; Academic Administrators, Research Directors, Grants & Contract Managers and Specialists. All applicants who sign up for the courses will be reviewed to ensure they are the right targetted audience. 

Upcoming Offerings

 Name of the CourseDate, Time, Location & Instructor 

Creating Proposals and Managing Grants

  • Tues 1/28/2014, 9-12p.m.,Learning Center @ South Street
  • Instructors: Amy Miarecki & Tammy LeBlanc
Summit Finance Dashboard for Academic Departments (includes Academic Administrator and PI Dashboard)
  •  Thurs 1/30/2014, Online from your workstation
  • Instructors: Tara Nevins and Jessica Powers
Pre Award I (Core)
  • Thurs 3/6/14, 8:30-12:30p.m., HR Training Room@ South Street
  • Instructors: Janice Lagace, Rik Madison & Tammy LeBlanc
Clinical Research for Administrators (E)
  • Thurs 3/13/14, 9-11a.m., Lazare Auditorium S1-607 @University Campus
  • Instructor: Meg Johnson
 Post Award I (Core)
  • Tues 3/25/14, 8:30-12:30p.m., HR Training Room@ South Street
  • Instructors: Melissa Gordon, Tina Nesbeda & Janice Lagace
 NIH "A Closer Look" (E)
  • Wed 4/2/14, 9-11a.m., Room # S2-351 @University Campus
  • Instructors: Joyce Barrett & Janice Lagace
 Effort Management (E)   
  • Thurs 4/10/14,9-11a.m.,Lazare Auditorium S1-607@Univ Campus
  • Instructors: Amy Miarecki & Diego Vazquez
 Sub-Awards & Research Agreements (E)
  •  Wed 4/16/14, 9-11a.m.,Room # S2-351 @University Campus
  • Instructors: Gina Shaughnessy, Jim LeBlanc & James Thompson
 Intellectual Property (E)
  • Tues 4/29/14, 9-11a.m., LRB Michelson Conference Room @University Campus
  • Instructor: Jim McNamara
 Cost Sharing/Cost Transfers (E)
  • Wed 5/14/14, 9-11a.m.,Room # S2-351 @University Campus
  • Instructors: Joyce Barrett, Diego Vazquez & Melissa Gordon
 Contributions & Gifts (E)
  • Wed 6/4/14, 9-11a.m.,Room # S2-351 @University Campus
  • Instructors: Tom McCullough
 Administrative Management of Clinical Research(Core)
  • Wed 9/24/14, 8:30-12:30p.m., HR Training Room@ South Street
  • Instructors: Kathy Beauregard
 Pre-Award II (Core)
  •  Wed 10/8/14, 8:30-12:30p.m., HR Training Room@ South Street
  • Instructors: Diego Vazquez, Melissa Gordon & Alan Lucia
 Regulatory Compliance (E)
  • Thurs 10/23/14, 9-11a.m., S1-608 Hiatt Auditorium @ University Campus
  • Instructor: Bethanne Giehl
 Post-Award II (Core)
  • Thurs 11/6/14, 8:30-12:30p.m., HR Training Room@ South Street
  • Instructors: Melissa Gordon, Alan Lucia & Janice Lagace 
 Training Grants (E)
  • Tues 11/18/14, 9-11a.m., S1-608 Hiatt Auditorium @ University Campus
  • Instructors: Jason L. Brown, Rik Madison & Kristen Maki
 Federal Contracts (E)
  • Wed 12/10/14, 9-11a.m., S1-608 Hiatt Auditorium @ University Campus
  • Instructors: Gina Shaughnessy, Patty Segerson & Nancy Mortimer

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