Hot Topics in Research


September Events:

How to Navigate the NEW Volunteer Policy

Speaker:  Kristin Bruce, MHA, MBA, Director of the Office of Volunteer Programs
(Additionally:  Adam Haney - Legal Counsel, Cindy Nappa - Privacy Office, Marti Benedict - IRB Office will be on hand to address the legal, PHI and IRB perspectives)
Date: September 14, 2017
Time: 12:00 noon - 1:00 PM
Location: Weiskotten Hall room 103 (basement)
(RSVP by September 11th to


The New State of the Art:  Affordable High-Quality Single Cell RNA-Sequencing

Speaker: Britt Flaherty, PhD, Sequencing Specialist, Illumina
Target Audience:  Investigators and Graduate Students
Date: September 20, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 PM
Location: Setnor Hall, room 1507 & 1508
(RSVP by September 18th to


Clinical Trials Post Award Management:  What do we do now?

Speakers: Gina McMahon and Stephen Rusinko, Accounting & Budgeting
Target Audience: Clinical Investigators and Research Staff
Date: September 28, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Location:  Room 103 Weiskotten Hall
(RSVP by September 25th at


October Events:

REDCap at Upstate: An Overview and Update

Speaker: Matthew Mahoney, MBA, IMT - Research Technology Support Specialist
Target Audience:  Clinical Research Investigators and Staff
Date:  October 3, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Location:  Room 2507/2508 Setnor Hall
(RSVP by September 29th @