Research Resources

Please click one of the buttons below to request a biostatistician, a database manager, or to contact pre-award services. Please be mindful of the given timelines for research support requests.

Grant Services

Department of Surgery's Cost Share Policy

Pre-Award Support:

  • Kick-off meeting with Principal Investigator
  • Budget development
  • Compile grant sections
  • Coordinate with outside institutions for subcontract paperwork
  • Submissions through Cayuse or paper filing as appropriate
  • Submissions of UNCCH subcontracts to other institutions
  • Submissions of RAMSES proposals
  • Submissions of JIT documentation requests
  • Review biosketches for formatting and addition of PMCID numbers

Timelines for Requests:

  • Grants (12 weeks min)
  • Outgoing Subcontracts (4 weeks min)

Industry-Sponsored Clinical Trial Services

  • Kick-off meeting with Principal Investigator
  • Establishing cost of protocol
  • Navigating the Office of Clinical Trials (OCT) approval process
  • Recruitment and enrollment tracking
  • Monitoring financial health of trials
  • RAMSES submission

Database Management Services

  • Consulting on database management strategies and software options
  • Creating databases from national databases for research questions
  • Modifying and updating current databases
  • Merging or linking databases
  • FAQs and Available Databases

Timelines for Requests:

  • Abstracts (2-3 weeks min)
  • Publications (4-6 weeks min)
  • Grants (3-4 weeks min)

Biostatistics Services

The Department of Surgery is collaborating with the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute (NC TraCS) to provide biostatisticial consultations and support to our investigators. Please contact the Biostatistics Team directly for more information about timelines for the following requests:

  • Abstracts
  • Publications
  • Grants

UNC Research Links