Jennifer serves as the Senior Research Coordinator at CAG. She joined us in October of 2006, having previously worked for five years with Dr. Robert Levy, Director of Cardiology Research at CHOP. Jennifer provides high level administrative support for the Director and Associate Director, and serves as the central point of contact for the Center.
She acts as the liaison between CAG and numerous departments/divisions at CHOP including the Sponsored Projects Office, Technology Office, Office of Visa International Services, Accounts Payable, Research Administration, Non Traditional Personnel (NTP) Department and Human Resources. In this role, she is responsible for sharing information and collecting and submitting grants, subcontracts, notice of awards, fee for service/consultant service agreements, material transfer agreements, foreign national on-boarding including visa clearance, purchase requisitions and travel reimbursements.
She works closely with Research Administration, Information Services and Telecommunications to make sure each new CAG employee has the appropriate resources to carry out their research.
Jennifer also works closely with internal and external PIs to prepare and submit grant proposals to the NIH and various Foundations and Organizations that support laboratory and clinical research projects.