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Sun 5 Jul – Tue 15 Dec

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Wednesday 7 October

10:00
Introduction to Cambridge Research Office new Finished 10:00 - 11:00 At participant's desk

The training will cover the following key points:

  • University Governance
  • The Cambridge Research Office structure
  • Grant Management
  • University’s communication channels
  • University’s key messages

Wednesday 14 October

10:00
RCO Database: Best Practice new Finished 10:00 - 11:30 At participant's desk

RCO Database: Best Practice via MS Teams

16:00
Cost and Price in Research Contracts new Finished 16:00 - 16:45 At participant's desk
  • What is a full economic cost (fEC)?
  • Expenses to consider
  • Overheads
  • Calculating costs for industry
  • Presenting price
  • Questions
Cost and Price in Research Contracts new Finished 16:00 - 16:45 At participant's desk

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Thursday 15 October

13:30
The Charitable Remit new Finished 13:30 - 14:15 At participant's desk

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Monday 19 October

14:00
Introduction to Cambridge Enterprise new Finished 14:00 - 14:45 At participant's desk

The proposed session will give an introduction to Cambridge Enterprise and highlight its close working relationship with the Research Operations Office. Cambridge Enterprise is a University organisation whose role is to commercialise University research output for the benefit of society.

Tuesday 20 October

13:00
Introduction to Due Dilligence at Cambridge new Finished 13:00 - 13:45 At participant's desk
  • What is the University’s due diligence process?
  • What services does the ROO due diligence team support?
  • How do we assess risk?
  • Where does it fit in workflow for new funders and collaborators?
  • Our next steps for embedding the new process

Wednesday 21 October

10:00
Framework Agreements and Clinical Research new Finished 10:00 - 10:45 At participant's desk
  • Research Governance Agreement
  • Technology Transfer Agreement
  • Medical Research Council - Cancer Unit
  • Medical Research Council - Epidemiology
Framework Agreements and Clinical Research new Finished 10:00 - 10:45 At participant's desk

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12:00
Managing Risk in University Research Collaborations new Finished 12:00 - 13:30 At participant's desk
  • High level view of risk
    • Why bother taking the risk? (Advantages and Disadvantages)
    • Contingencies
    • Grading risk
  • Review of specific risks
    • Review processes
    • Types of risks
    • Context and risk management
  • Case studies
Practical considerations when setting up research contracts (Part 1) new Finished 12:00 - 13:30 At participant's desk
  • Research Contracts / Agreements
  • Contracts at the University
  • Grants & Contracts
    • Real examples
  • Our approach to Collaborations
  • Putting Collaborations into Context
  • Risk Assessment
  • Types of Contracts
  • Anatomy of Contract
    • Case study
Practical considerations when setting up research contracts (Part 2) new Finished 12:00 - 13:30 At participant's desk
  • Research Contracts / Agreements
  • Contracts at the University
  • Grants & Contracts
    • Real examples
  • Our approach to Collaborations
  • Putting Collaborations into Context
  • Risk Assessment
  • Types of Contracts
  • Anatomy of Contract
Types of Research Activity and Varieties of Interactions new Finished 12:00 - 13:30 At participant's desk
  • What kind of Activity?
    • Who is involved?
  • Identifying Correct Interactions
    • Who is involved?
    • Consequences?
  • Case Exercises
  • Putting projects into context
  • How & Why to see the bigger picture when helping to initiate external collaborations
  • Key concepts that impact on the nature of interactions with collaborators
  • Points to address and consequences if not
  • Case studies
  • What kind of Activity?
  • Who is involved?
  • Identifying Correct Interactions
  • Who is involved?
  • Consequemces?
  • Case Exercises
Practical considerations when setting up research contracts (Part 2) new Finished 12:00 - 13:30 At participant's desk

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Practical considerations when setting up research contracts (Part 1) new Finished 12:00 - 13:30 At participant's desk

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Thursday 22 October

13:00
Risk Management new Finished 13:00 - 13:45 At participant's desk
  • The charitable remit
  • Managing risk
  • Expanding the University Research Capacity
  • Supporting the Academic Investigator
  • Protecting the Student

Thursday 29 October

11:00
Introduction to CDAs and MTAs at ROO new Finished 11:00 - 11:45 At participant's desk
  • CDAs: Confidential Disclosure Agreements
  • MTAs: Material Transfer Agreements
    • What they are used for
    • How we process them at ROO
      • Due diligence questionnaires
      • ROO templates
      • Key points to consider
Introduction to CDAs and MTAs at ROO new Finished 11:00 - 11:45 At participant's desk
  • CDAs: Confidential Disclosure Agreements
  • MTAs: Material Transfer Agreements
  • What they are used for
  • How we process them at ROO
  • Due diligence questionnaires
  • ROO templates
  • Key points to consider

Tuesday 3 November

13:00
Clinical Trials: Sites, Medicines and Devices new [Places] 13:00 - 14:00 At participant's desk

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The University of Cambridge and the CRUK Cambridge Institute new [Places] 13:00 - 14:00 At participant's desk
  • Department of Oncology
  • MRC Cancer Unit
  • CRUK Cancer Unit
  • Cambridge Cancer Centre
14:00
Working with our NHS Trusts new [Places] 14:00 - 14:45 At participant's desk

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Monday 30 November

11:30
Research Office Quality Assurance and Compliance Team: An Introduction new [Places] 11:30 - 13:00 At participant's desk
  • Activities of quality assurance and compliance team
  • Guidance to equip staff who deal with grants audit in their daily work
  • Audit triggers and typical audit process
  • Key contacts in the team and resources for reference
  • Discussion of some audit scenarios

Tuesday 15 December

10:00
HTA MTAs new [Places] 10:00 - 11:30 At participant's desk

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