Posts Tagged ‘Research administration’

2nd Annual Research Administration Open House, Nov. 29

Putting the Pieces Together: 2nd Annual Research Development and Administration (RDA) Open House Have you ever met your IRB or grants and contracts analyst in person? If you haven’t, now’s your chance! On Thursday, November 29, from 2 to 5 p.m., Venture down to the Bancroft Building (on the South Waterfront, near the Old Spaghetti Factory) for a meet and greet with RDA departments and other research-support units. As an added bonus, there will be … Read More

Clinical Trials Office staff changes may slow contracting process

An important notice for researchers involved in clinical trials at OHSU: Effective October 12, 2012, Diane Brownlee, contracts manager, will be leaving the OHSU Clinical Trials Office. Although the Contracting group will do its best to preserve a routine level of service, it anticipates a slow down in turnaround times while a new analyst is recruited. Starting in October, Jacqueline Brown will be the Clinical Trial Office’s new contracts manager. The office will be hiring … Read More

Research Administration Training & Education: Fall Courses

A great line-up of learning opportunities is in store this season! These Research Administration Training & Education (RATE) courses help research staff members to discover, improve upon, and fine-tune valuable skills in supporting research. Which of these suites your interests? RDA 101: Introduction to Research Administration – Survey RDA and related units, roles and responsibilities, and tour of web resources – highly recommended for new staff! Essentials of Grant Administration – Explore the lifecycle of a grant through this fundamentals … Read More

Location changed: ePPQ demonstration, Sept. 10

Updated 9/10: Please note that the location of this meeting has been changed to the OHSU Auditorium. This summer, Research Grants & Contracts began piloting an electronic version of the Proposed Project Questionnaire. They will continue to pilot the new “ePPQ” throughout the fall and plan to phase out the paper PPQ in January. We will be hosting another live demonstration of the ePPQ on Monday, September 10 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in OHSU … Read More

ePPQ resource page now available; sign up for trainings

Looking for information about the new Electronic Proposed Project Questionnaire (ePPQ)? A new ePPQ Questions page has been created on the Research Grants & Contracts website to list upcoming training dates and answers to frequently asked questions. Want someone to walk you through the ePPQ? The following trainings are available: Date InfoEd Training w/ePPQ ePPQ Training Only 9/11/12 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 1 to 2:30 p.m. 10/11/12 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 1 to 2:30 … Read More

RAIN: ePPQ demonstration, CoI disclosure system, July 19

At this month’s special Research Administration Information Network (RAIN) meeting, Deborah Golden-Eppelein, director of Research Grants & Contacts, will be demonstrating the new electronic version of the Proposed Project Questionnaire. Be one of the first to check out the new ePPQ this Thursday, July 19 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Kara Drolet, PhD, from Research Integrity will also be providing a demo of the new Conflict of Interest disclosure system. All are welcome to either attend in person … Read More

Sign up for RDA 101, July 26

These less hectic months of summer at OHSU may allow more time in your schedule for learning opportunities. Consider attending RDA 101: Introduction to Research Administration on Thursday, July 26. This two-hour course will be held at the Bancroft Building at the South Waterfront – an easy walk or shuttle ride from the Portland Aerial Tram. If you’re new to OHSU Research, or would like a better understanding of how Research Development and Administration supports … Read More

ePPQ is coming!

The rumors are true—Research Grants & Contacts will be piloting an electronic version of the Proposed Project Questionnaire starting this summer. From what we’ve seen so far, the new ePPQ is going to make proposal submission easier and faster.  It will also change how we manage grant applications at OHSU. Learn all about the new ePPQ at July’s Research Administration Information Network (RAIN) meeting, on Thursday, July 19 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. The whole … Read More

Limited submission process reminder

What should you do when you’re applying for a grant and you notice that only one application is accepted per institution? Over the past few weeks, we’ve had several questions from new faculty and staff regarding OHSU’s limited submission process. Here’s a quick guide for those of you that or new and anyone else who needs a refresher: What is a limited submission grant? A grant is a limited submission when the sponsor restricts the … Read More

Changes coming to NIH progress reports

OHSU is participating in a pilot reporting program for the NIH. This won’t impact many of you yet, except that two buttons will now be available for you to choose from in NIH Commons: eSNAP and RPPR (the new reporting system). Please select the eSNAP option, not RPPR. Deborah Golden-Eppelein, director of Research Grant & Contracts, has asked us to share the following message with you explaining the pilot and changes to the system. More … Read More

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