2017 Alabama-Mississippi Chapter Meeting

July 21, 2017
Mississippi State University
Starkville, MS

Call for Speaking Proposals

Deadline Extended: Proposals Due April 14

The Alabama-Mississippi Chapter of SRA International seeks informed subject experts to speak at the 2017 Alabama-Mississippi Chapter Meeting to be held July 21 in Starkville, MS, on the campus of Mississippi State University. Be a part of the inagural meeting of the expanded chapter by presenting a 60-minute session on topics associated with research administration.

Speaking at the Annual Chapter Meeting provides excellent opportunity to share learning experiences, partner with other research administrators in presenting relevant subjects and interact with colleagues. New and seasoned speakers are welcome to submit proposals. Collaborative proposals are encouraged!

The Alabama-Mississippi Chapter welcomes speaking proposals including, but not limited to, the following subjects:

  • Preparation of multi-institutional proposals
  • Research Administrator - PI relationships
  • Post-award training for department administrators
  • Compliance basics (IRB, IACUC, IBC, COI)
  • Awarded faculty arrivals and departures
  • Working with Internal Audit
  • Issues specific to PUIs

Please be aware that SRA International is a volunteer organization. No reimbursement or stipends are being offered.

To Submit a Speaking Proposal:

Please send a description of your proposed session and the name(s) of the presenter(s) with contact information. Proposals should be electronically submitted no later than April 14 to Nancy Westfall.