About Research Operations

The Research Operations department is responsible for managing all of Boston Medical Center's grants and contracts, in the research and service sectors, funded by federal, state, city and private sponsors.

The department works closely with investigators, program directors and research administrators in all phases of grant and contract management from pre-award proposal development to post-award grant accounting.

Funding Announcements:If you are part of the Boston University Research Community and would like to be added to our "Funding Announcement" distribution list, and/or to request a specific funding search, please contact us at: grants.admin@brfjw.com.

How to Contact Research Compliance

For Research Compliance information and/or reporting of concerns, please contact the Compliance Department at 617.638.7919 or by email at ComplianceHelp@brfjw.com.


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Opportunity Announcement

Deadline approaching for the NIMHD Health Disparities Research Institute 2022

Application Cycle Ends: Monday, March 14, 2022, 5:00 p.m. ET

NIMHD will host the 2022 Health Disparities Research Institute (HDRI) virtually from August 15–19, 2022.The event will feature:

  • Lectures on minority health and health disparities research
  • Mock grant reviews
  • Seminars and small group discussions
  • Opportunities to engage in sessions with NIH scientific staff

Please note that applications will only be accepted from extramural scientists who meet NIH’s Early Stage Investigator (ESI) Eligibility Criteria

All applications must be submitted via the HDRI online application system. For questions or more information, email HDRI@nih.gov.

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