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Office of Research & Technology

The primary objectives of the Office of Research & Technology are to support the Wadsworth Center’s exceptionally large breadth of interests and activities in its pursuit of improving public health.  The office offers a range of services to facilitate collaborations among investigative programs and to increase extramural research funding.

The office provides technical, organizational and administrative support for grant applications by investigators with a special emphasis on multi-investigator and Center-wide efforts.

The office furthermore coordinates and facilitates inter-institutional interactions and research collaborations.

Other responsibilities include oversight of scientific publications[1], coordination and administration of scientific programs[2], inter-institutional agreements[3], facilitation of technology transfer and intellectual property[4] activities.