Office of Research Administration

Research conducted at—and in cooperation with—Cedars-Sinai has created healthcare breakthroughs. Medical research of this magnitude requires funding and financial oversight. The Office of Research Administration provides Cedars-Sinai researchers with comprehensive grant and contract administration, as well as financial support.

Services include:
  • Reviewing and approving sponsored research proposals 
  • Advocating and liaising with federal agencies, corporate sponsors, nonprofits and sub-award partners 
  • Negotiating contracts and assisting with clinical trial negotiations and administration 
  • Providing financial portfolio management, sponsor billing and financial report preparation 
  • Administering time and effort system  
  • Assisting in closeout of research projects 
  • Providing compliance oversight of sponsor regulations, financial conflicts of interest and export controls 
  • Delivering training and education on research administration and compliance

Managing all new, and commercially supported contracts.

Maintaining federal regulations, mandates and reporting requirements.

Supporting researchers with contract administration.

Overseeing post-award activities on research and gift funding.

A series of online courses in key areas of research administration.

Technology & Innovations

Technology Ventures protects and supports the commercialization of discoveries and technologies. Learn about Technology & Innovations at Cedars-Sinai.

Office of Research Administration

If you have questions or wish to learn more about the Office of Research Administration, please call us or send a message.

6500 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 1150
Los Angeles, CA 90048