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Professional Development and Training Opportunities

Updated: 6/13/17


Upcoming professional development and training opportunities for certified approvers, departmental research administrators, and grant administrators.

Follow the links to:


Date Session
Certified Approver Cont Ed Credits

Of Interest to Dept

Research Admins

6/22/17-6/23/17 SRA Research Integrity Management Intensive Workshop (Arlington, VA) TBD *
7/17/17-7/21/17 LES University (Chicago, IL) TBD *
7/19/17-7/20/17 SRA Metrics Program in Indianapolis (Indianapolis, IN) TBD *
7/19/17-7/21/17 Basic of Research Administration in Indianapolis (Indianapolis, IN) TBD *
8/6/17-8/9/17 NCURA Annual Meeting (Washington, DC) 6 *
9/6/17-9/8/17 FDP - Federal Demonstration Project (Washington, DC) N/A  
10/2/17-10/5/17 NCURA 2017 National Conference on College Cost Accounting (NACCA) - Leading Excellence in Research Costing Practices (Bethesda, MD) TBD *
10/11/17-10/13/17 NCURA Departmental Research Administration Workshop (West Palm Beach, FL) TBD *
10/11/17-10/13/17 NCURA Financial Research Administration Workshop (West Palm Beach, FL) TBD *
10/11/17-10/13/17 NCURA Level I: Fundamentals of Sponsored Project Administration Workshop (West Palm Beach, FL) No *
10/14/17-10/18/17 SRA International 2017 Annual Meeting (Vancouver, Canada) TBD *
10/22/17-10/25/17 LES 2017 Annual Meeting (Chicago, IL) TBD *
10/25/17-10/27/17 NIH Regional Seminar (Baltimore, MD) TBD *
1/7/18-1/9/18 FDP - Federal Demonstration Project (Washington, DC) N/A  
2/20/17 Sponsored Projects Symposium XI (Minneapolis, MN) 6 *
4/27/18-5/1/18 LESI 2018 Meeting (San Diego, CA) TBD *
5/9/18-5/11/18 FDP - Federal Demonstration Project (Washington, DC) N/A  
9/5/18-9/7/18 FDP - Federal Demonstration Project (Washington, DC) N/A  
10/14/18-10/17/18 LES 2018 Annual Meeting (Boston, MA) TBD *

Check out NCURA's Tuesdays where each week your colleagues will be sharing tips and information on topics of interest to research administrators on NCURA's YouTube Channel!

NCURA On-Line Tutorials
Clinical Trials
Federal Contracting
Intellectual Property
NIH Training Videos
SPECTRUM Sponsored Projects Course Materials
If you have any questions or if you learn of other opportunities to include on this list, please contact Frances Spalding (612-625-0848), Laura Geno (612-626-7437) or Sarah Waldemar (612-624-8349).
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