Research at the School of Medicine

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Research at the School of Medicine

The Office for Research supports and promotes basic, clinical, and translational investigation in the School of Medicine and facilitates research synergies across UVA by strategic planning, maintaining research infrastructure, administration of internal funding programs, management of research space, policy development, and coordination with other UVA schools and the Vice President for Research.

The Office of Grants and Contracts supports SOM faculty in order to facilitate the research enterprise. The office supports the research community with:

  • Review and approval of proposals and contracts
  • Assistance with achieving compliance
  • Identification of potential sources of research funding
  • Interpretation of sponsor policies and guidelines
  • Facilitation of training and development of support tools for research administration
  • Assistance with:  budget development and application submission; non-financial, post-award issues; and account close-out
  • Through the Office of Sponsored Programs, negotiation of contracts for clinical trials, research, material transfer, confidentiality, and consulting

Funding opportunities and proposal development
Post-award research administration
Resources to facilitate your scientific research
Clinical research
Research policies
Compliance and training

Office of Grants & Contracts department staff assignments

UVA Connect (School of Medicine news)
From the Dean's Office (subscribe for research and funding announcements)
Research Town Hall, February 18, 2015 - audio and slides (requires log-in)
NEW 2/14 - Acknowledging the use of core equipment in your publications
NEW 2/14 - List of NIH institutional training awards (T32)
"Sunshine provisions" of the Affordable Care Act (updated February 6, 2015)
Health System Public Relations:  staff contacts
School of Medicine events calendar
Research Faculty Directory