During the past 25 years, the Joslin Diabetes Center Diabetes Research Center (DRC) has stimulated and nurtured diabetes research at the Joslin and in the surrounding Harvard Medical School community. The DRC, with its Core Laboratories, Enrichment Program, and support for Pilot and Feasibility (P&F) studies, has provided critical infrastructure for basic, translational, and clinical research, and provided an outstanding intellectual enrichment base for diabetes researchers at Joslin and across the Harvard/Longwood medical area. Having a robust and adaptable DRC administrafive structure is critical for maintaining and coordinating the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of the DRC core services, and for providing the vision that allows the DRC to adapt to changing needs and discoveries in the field of diabetes research especially now to implement the planned expansion of research efforts at Joslin. The purpose of the Joslin Diabetes Center DRC Administrafive Component is to: 1) Manage the DRC in a manner that ensures: a) strength in its leadership, b) quality, efficiency, and oversight in its Cores, and c) promotion of a stimulating, interactive, and collaborative scientific environment that advances diabetes research in the nearby Harvard community and greater Boston area. 2) Adapt to progress in scientific and informafion technology so that: a) the DRC Cores maintain cutting edge relevance with respect to the services they offer and b) information and computing technologies are leveraged to provide maximal efficiency and quality for DRC operations.

Public Health Relevance

The Administrative Component ofthe Joslin Diabetes Center DRC is essenfial to manage the Core Laboratories, Pilot and Feasibility Program and Enrichment Program that facilitate research directed to prevention, better treatments, and a cure for diabetes.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
5P30DK036836-28
Application #
8725131
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZDK1-GRB-S)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2014-07-01
Budget End
2015-06-30
Support Year
28
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$232,426
Indirect Cost
$62,950
Name
Joslin Diabetes Center
Department
Type
DUNS #
071723084
City
Boston
State
MA
Country
United States
Zip Code
02215
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