Posts Tagged ‘Research administration’

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

New processes for NIH Just-in-Time information

If you’ve recently logged into NIH Commons looking for updates, you may have noticed a new Just-in-Time link appearing in your account. This link is a reminder that there have been changes to the business processes for JIT information—changes that will shift our thinking and practice around JIT. Basically, this link appears for ALL applications 24 hours after the priority score is released, regardless of score or likelihood of funding. (That is one change.) However, … Read More

Sign up for RDA 101, April 26

Whether you’re new to OHSU Research, or are looking for a more complete picture of the role that Research Development and Administration (RDA) plays to support research excellence at OHSU, we welcome you to join us! RDA 101: Introduction to Research Administration familiarizes new research support staff and others to RDA units and their services. Department Administrators, Research Assistants, Research Administrators, Clinical Research Coordinators, Administrative Support Staff and any other Research Mission staff are welcome … Read More

Enrollment open: Essentials of Grant Administration, May 1 & 8

Research Administration Training & Education (RATE) is launching a new course this spring specifically designed for research support staff who coordinate sponsored project funding. The course, Essentials of Grant Administration, is intended to provide a comprehensive overview of grant administration at OHSU from the very first steps of finding funding all the way to close-out and publishing. This “soup to nuts” course runs for two Tuesdays, May 1 and May 8, progressing from initiation to … Read More

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