Committee on Research and Graduate Education
The Department of Clinical Sciences (DCS) Committee on Research and Graduate Education is represented by volunteers from DCS and other college faculty and staff in an effort to facilitate clinical research within the department.
- Develop a cohesive and steadfast strategic plan to advance animal health and the profession;
- Provide an infrastructure to support faculty efforts to conduct clinical investigations and research;
- Foster the physical capacity required to fulfill the objectives of the strategic plan;
- Promote clinical investigations within the Department of Clinical Sciences;
- Promote communication to foster collaborations across departments, the University, and the world;
- Identify clinical and research funding opportunities for successful submissions and awards;
- Promote early stage veterinarians seeking career opportunities in clinical investigations and research;
- Disseminate accomplishments and advances in animal health to the public domain.
Lisa Fortier, James Law Professor of Large Animal Surgery
Philippe Baneux, Director of the Center for Animal Resources and Education, Attending Veterinarian
Erin Berthelsen, Clinical Trials Technician, Cornell University Hospital for Animals
Kim Eaton, Grant and Contract Coordinator, Department of Clinical Sciences
Douglas Fink, Materials & Safety Coordinator, Department of Clinical Sciences
Robert Goggs, Assistant Professor of Emergency and Critical Care
Kei Hayashi, Associate Professor of Surgery
Galina Hayes, Assistant Professor of Small Animal Surgery
Manuel Martin-Flores, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Carol Merkur, Director of Business Operations, Department of Clinical Sciences
Gillian Perkins, Senior Lecturer of Large Animal Medicine, CUHA Biosecurity Director
Kenneth Simpson, Professor of Small Animal Medicine
Tracy Stokol, Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences
Rory J. Todhunter, Maurice R. and Corinne P. Greenberg Professor of Surgery
Bettina Wagner, Harry M. Zweig Associate Professor in Equine Health, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences
Events and Seminars
Recent Grants Received by Department of Clinical Sciences Faculty
The Committee on Research and Graduate Education is committed to helping researchers develop and submit the best proposals and applications for grant support. The committee offers voluntary review of proposals for all members of the Department of Clinical Sciences and faculty in other departments in the College. Guidelines for Voluntary Grant Reviews.pdf
Grant Research Tools:
College Research Office - Funding Opportunities, Budgetary Rates, Forms and Templates and many other useful links.
Grant Due Dates - A listing of the main funding agency deadlines used by DCS faculty.
Upcoming Funding Opportunities - an updated list of grant opportunities with links for more information.
IACUC Deadlines - a timeline for review of most protocols and amendments submitted to the IACUC.
Cornell Statistical Consulting Unit - A professional statistical consulting service that works to enhance research at Cornell by assisting researchers with their statistical analysis.
Office of Sponsored Programs - OSP oversees the administration of sponsored programs at Cornell University including sponsored research, instruction and extension.
Shared Facilities and Resources - within the College and University provide the capacity to conduct research and further advance research.
The Cornell University Biotechnology Resource Center (BRC) - provides an array of shared research resources and services including fee-for-service and collaborative research, technology testing and development, and educational components.
The Cornell Center for Animal Resources and Education (CARE) - a service and a resource to the Cornell research and teaching community providing high quality animal care and veterinary services.
Cornell University's Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) - reviews and approves all research and teaching activities involving the use of biohazardous agents.
Environmental Health and Safety - assists with compliance to the campus community that promotes health, safety and environmental stewardship.
eSirius Proposal Submission System – Cornell’s electronic protocol submission system for managing the submission and review of protocols using animals in research.
eSirius Protocol Help Documents - These documents are intended to help PIs and their research personnel perform common functions related to their IACUC protocols in eSirius, and to provide guidance on what the IACUC expects to be in protocols.
PubMed - comprises more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
Library Gateway - Search for books, journals and more at Cornell and libraries worldwide.