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Events & Workshops

Office of Research offers a variety of workshops designed to address the research administration needs of faculty and support staff, both novice and seasoned. Session content covers the three functional areas of Office of Research: Pre-Award, Post-Award, and Compliance.

Held in Office of Research’s conference room with a small number of participants, the sessions are designed to foster a comfortable environment conducive to Q&A, real-life examples, and continuous learning.

ORA Fall 2014-15 Workshops

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Thursday, September 11

QA/QI in Clinical Research Trials I (compliance)

Wednesday, September 17

Money Talks: Learning Proposal Terminology (pre)

Thursday, September 25

Pay Me/Show Me (post)

Wednesday, October 1

Everything Effort (compliance)

Thursday, October 9 Proposal Preparation (pre)

Wednesday, October 15

Tools of the Trade (post)

Thursday, October 23

Export Controls (compliance)

Wednesday, October 29

An Introduction to Cost Sharing (pre)

Thursday, November 6

The Final Frontier: Closeouts (post)

Wednesday, November 12

Conflicts of Interest (compliance)

Thursday, November 20

QA/QI in Clinical Research Trials II (compliance)

All sessions will be held in the Office of Research Conference Room from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Sessions are limited to 10 participants.

COEUS Training (eRA)

Comprehensive, “hands on” COEUS Lite classes for Faculty and Department Administrators are on going and currently scheduled to run weekly through the end of July at the main and downtown campuses. Learn how to prepare electronic proposal transmittals, create a research budget and convert it to an NIH modular budget, upload research proposal documents and route for electronic signatures. Use our sample proposal or bring your own. Coeus has replaced the paper Proposal Transmittal Form Set and the entire Drexel community is required to submit their proposals though this dynamic, online system.

All Workshops held in the Drexel University Korman Center as follows:

Please click on a date to register.


Time and Room


Monday, September 15

1 p.m. - 4 p.m., F111

New User Training

Monday, September 29

12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., F111

Budget Intensive (Prerequisite: New User Training)

Other Training Workshops

Office of Research also offers personalized presentations for faculty, support staff, and anyone involved in the administration or conduct of research at Drexel.

For more information about developing a session tailored to the needs of your group, please contact Stacia Levy, Executive Director of Pre-Award Administration, at or 215-895-6476.