Research Administrator Day (RAD)

Last updated on September 2, 2016

Date: Friday, September 23, 2016
Time: 10 am - 2 pm
Location: William J. Rutter Center (1675 Owens Street, Mission Bay campus)
Click here for the event flyer with agenda.

Do you prepare and submit proposals, manage research projects or financials, negotiate contracts and awards, or oversee research compliance? Join us on Friday, September 23rd to celebrate research administrators at UCSF – from pre-award to compliance to financial closeout .

Research Administrator Day is annually observed on September 25 in recognition of the invaluable contributions made to the global research enterprise by research administrators.

Connect with Principal Investigators and other research administrators on campus.

Dr. Keith Yamamoto, Vice Chancellor for Science Policy and Strategy and Vice Dean for Research, will kick off the day with introductory remarks.  Drs. Edward Chang (Neurological Surgery), Jaime Sepulveda (Global Health Sciences) and Diane Barber (Cell and Tissue Biology) will then sit on a panel discussion facilitated by Dr. Yamamoto surrounding the theme of innovation. Dr. Atul Butte (Institute for Computational Health Sciences) will give closing remarks.

Research presentations will highlight the projects that are made possible by research administrators, starting at 11:30 am. Presentations will be given by:

  • Dr. Shuvo Roy - Bioengineering 

  • Dr. Yvette Cuca Bromberger - Community Health Systems

  • Dr. Sunita Ho - Preventive and Restorative Dental Science

  • Dr. Alex Pollen - Regeneration Medicine

  • Dr. Jason Gestwicki - Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Breakout sessions will allow the opportunity to engage with other research administrators on campus about current hot topics in research administrators.

Join us for all or part of the day – the event has been structured to allow participants to come and go freely.

Contact [email protected] with questions regarding Research Administrator Day.