Friday, Aug. 12 @ 11:45 – 12:30 pm

Meghan Kraft, Ast. Director of Research Core Development – Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
J.R. Pike, Cost Accounting & Central Effort Manager, Office of Sponsored Programs
Ben Wright, Director of Research Core Development – Office of Sponsored Programs

Attendees will gain an understanding of Research Service Center (RSC) rates and the steps OSP performs during an evaluation of an RSC rate proposal.  Presenters will cover frequently asked questions related to RSC rates as well as recent initiatives to help streamline the RSC rate review process, including a new tool (Smartsheet) used to manage the review process.  Presenters will also provide a brief introduction to the Research Core Development initiative.