This Administrative Core will provide the coordination and oversight required forthe success ofthe POl. This will require prompt and efficient appointment of personnel and purchase of supplies and equipment, all of which is handled by this Core. In addition, monthly meetings of all POl investigators to monitor progress and the annual meeting ofthe Advisory Board to provide a critical evaluation of progress and future directions must be organized. The Advisory Board meetings require considerable planning and coordination to assure that all advisors and POl members can attend and that the logistics are in place for a successful meeting. The assembly and submission ofthe progress reports and non-competing renewals ofthe POl will also be the responsibilit of this Core. As we encounter new opportunities or new problems in the directions ofthe POl, we plan to invite scientists with needed expertise to visit the Waggoner Center. We have not requested funds for these visits as we hope to fund their visits through ongoing seminar programs, but coordination of these visits will be handled by this Core.

Public Health Relevance

This Core is essential for the management and coordination of all activities of the PPG.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
Type
Research Program Projects (P01)
Project #
1P01AA020683-01
Application #
8201660
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZAA1-GG (21))
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2011-12-01
Budget End
2012-11-30
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$51,230
Indirect Cost
$17,964
Name
University of Texas Austin
Department
Type
DUNS #
170230239
City
Austin
State
TX
Country
United States
Zip Code
78712
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