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The Children's Research Institute
Grants and Contracts Administration and Finance
Our mission at Grants and Contracts Administration and Finance is to facilitate research and other sponsored activities at Children’s National by delivering knowledgeable, responsive, and innovative solution-oriented service. We provide guidance and assistance to faculty and staff on the utilization of sponsored programs.
What We Do
We serve as the main liaison between sponsor and faculty to ensure that sponsored program funds are utilized in a manner consistent with the policies of Children’s National, the sponsor, and state and federal governments. Through our activities, we protect and enhance the reputation of Children’s National as a major research organization in children’s health.
Grants and Contracts Administration and Finance is comprised of four offices managed by Executive Director, Carmen Mendez.