Call for Speaking Proposals: 2017 Alabama-Mississippi Chapter Meeting

by Gina Hedberg on Thursday, March 30, 2017

2017 Alabama-Mississippi Chapter Meeting

Call for Speaking Proposals
Deadline: April 7, 2017

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 inaugural meeting of the expanded chapter by presenting a 60-minute session on topics associated with research administration.

Speaking at the Annual Chapter Meeting provides an 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

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 7 to Nancy Westfall at