- Office of the Chair, Division of Comparative Pathology The Office of the Chair of the Division of Comparative Pathology (DCP) of the Tulane National Primate Research Center (TNPRC) provides administrative support for staff and faculty, allocates resources, and oversees the quality, efficiency, and productivity of both the research programs and diagnostic services provided by the DCP. The DCP has a dual role in providing diagnostic and clinical support services for TNPRC veterinarians and researchers, while also performing cutting-edge translational research on nonhuman primates (NHP) for a variety of diseases of major importance to human and animal health. The Chair of the DCP is accountable to the Director of the TNPRC and is responsible for the overall administration and operation of the entire Division. This responsibility includes recruiting and evaluating faculty and staff, developing budgets, assigning space, writing reports, providing overall direction for the research programs and the service cores, and insuring the efficient functioning of all of the service cores. In addition, the Chair is frequently asked to serve on TNPRC and Tulane University committees, as well as national and international scientific organizations. Finally, the Chair is also responsible for mentoring and supporting junior faculty, and allocating resources based on need, funding levels, and productivity.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
Office of The Director, National Institutes of Health (OD)
Type
Primate Research Center Grants (P51)
Project #
2P51OD011104-57
Application #
9568200
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZRG1)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2018-05-01
Budget End
2019-04-30
Support Year
57
Fiscal Year
2018
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
Tulane University
Department
Type
DUNS #
053785812
City
New Orleans
State
LA
Country
United States
Zip Code
70118
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