The Office of Fiscal Affairs supports the core purpose and vision of the School of Medicine by providing stewardship and fiscal oversight for all departments, centers, and administrative units within the School.
The Research Staff of the Office of Business and Finance is located in suite 331 of the School of Medicine Building. The primary responsibility of the research staff is to provide oversight of regulatory and compliance issues which affect the School of Medicine and the University. This includes all pre-award review verification, space award classification and usage review of all proposals and solicitations to external funding organizations. Additionally, in conjunction with the University’s Office of Research Administration, the research staff provides post-award support including the effort certification process and CAS exceptions, and also maintains the School of Medicine’s space and grant database.
The Fiscal Staff of the Office of Business and Finance is located in suite 445 of the School of Medicine Building. The fiscal staff provides financial oversight to all aspects of the School of Medicine, to ensure that the School has the resources to fulfill its mission and vision. In this regard, the fiscal staff manages the budget planning process; supports the operations of the departments, administrative units and centers through creation of standardized processes, training programs and advocacy; prepares reports for internal and external constituencies; and plans and completes special projects related to the operations of the School of Medicine.