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The Research Administration Team at Partners HealthCare provides support to investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital throughout the lifecycle of the clinical research project, including grant submission, acceptance of an award, and setting up and eventually closing out a study fund.

It is important to identify your research administrators at Partners early on.

Partners Research Management

The Grants and Contracts Pre- and Post-Award teams at Partners Research Management are responsible for administrative oversight of research grants and ensuring compliance with the policies of Partners HealthCare and the study sponsors.

Partners HealthCare Clinical Trials Office (CTO)

The CTO contract team provides support for budgeting and contract negotiations for industry-sponsored studies. CTO Staff have knowledge of industry-sponsored clinical research contract and budget negotiations and approval, fund activation, Medicare Cost Analysis, Medicare device petition and institutional policies and procedures.

Partners Research Finance

The research finance team supports sponsor invoicing, revenue collections, financial reporting and accounting.

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The Division of Clinical Research (DCR) at Mass General helps to connect investigators and study staff members to a variety of courses, services and resources that provide assistance with every step of the clinical research process. These include offerings from the DCR itself, as well as associated research institutions and organizations. Mass General resources are listed first; DCR programs are noted in parentheses.


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