RAN Meetings

Research Administration Network meetings take place on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. Please email Christy (crschulz@wisc.edu) or Trish (pbarribeau@wisc.edu) to suggest a topic or present at an upcoming meeting.

2023 RAN Meetings

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January 17, 2023

Please join in on a conversation with Kurt Zimmerman, SMPH’s COI representative, on helping get the COI training status up to date, a new COI lookup that RSP crated, and how this can help our award set up delays!
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February 21, 2023

March 21, 2023

April 18, 2023

My 16, 2023

June 20, 2023

July 18, 2023

August 15, 2023

September 19, 2023

October 17, 2021

November 21, 2023

December 19, 2023

2022 RAN Meetings

Scheduled the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 9-10:30

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January 18, 2022

Ryan Schryver, Public Access Compliance Lead, will introduce Hassan Hossayrami who joined Ryan at Ebling Library.  They will talk about their roles and the resources to help SMPH researchers.

Lynn Haynes, Director, ORC will join us for a discussion on the attached advanced account request for CTAs. Please review the attached and send me any questions/scenarios you may want to discuss so we can prepare for a discussion.

February 15, 2022

Tom Demke will provide training on the key export control requestions. (https://uwmadison.box.com/s/f1stcef6jdl30tg1wmug8ou7n3qesdde)

The federal export control laws and regulations can impact many aspects of the research mission at UW-Madison, including from whom we buy items, who we collaborate with, where we can ship items, when we need to get export licenses and when to manage information for projects containing sensitive information.  This training will discuss the key export control regulations, non-compliances, what contract clauses to look out for and what activities may require review from the Export Control Office.

Andy Chen, Senior Contracts Specialist at SMPH will provide a broad overview of the types of agreements he reviews and be available to answer questions regarding routing and his review. (https://uwmadison.box.com/s/sue7c6vke4ijwlsyu0bttvk063m2zqdu)


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March 15th, 2022

April 19, 2022

Mark Sweet, Director, Grant and Contract Services at RSP will talk with us about updates RSP

Kurt McMillen with ATP will explain the latest updates of the Administrative Transformation Process including a possible adjustment to the PI 1% rule.

Kelly Belshaw effort administrator at RSP will talk about some of the effort related changes.


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July 19th 2022

Brenda Egan, Proposal Team Manager at RSP and Dorothy Johnson, DHHS, NIH Accounting Team Manager to hear updates on NIH and how UW is managing multiple requests

Karla Thompson, Associate Director for Finance and Budget in SMPH will discuss the topic of Expanding edits

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Other 2022 Dates

May 17

June 21

August 16

September 20

October 18

November 15


December, 21/2021

Mark Sweet and Brenda Egan will talk about the new Other Support Format and will share how UW is implementing the use of DocuSign to capture PI attestation on the form.

REMEMBER the timeline for use of this is just over a month away, January 25,2022.


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