Research Administration supports the administrative functions related to the execution of research projects at Children’s Mercy, including the items below.
Contract and budget negotiation and execution
Grant application support and submission
The submission of progressive reports to funding agencies, research education, research project financial management
The facilitation of efforts/communication with internal and external customers and ancillary departments
Please find institutional information often required during proposal or contract development below.
To be used on all proposals and contracts
The Children's Mercy Hospital
2401 Gillham Road
Kansas City, MO 64108-4619
Mary Tomlinson, Vice President, Research Administration
Fax: (816) 701-5246
Note: Mary Tomlinson (Vice President) and Tony Jenkins (Senior Director) from Research Administration are authorized to sign contracts or agreements on behalf of the hospital.
(Overhead rate or F&A rate)
Organized research: 50%
Other research: 30%
Effective dates July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2019
Date of agreement: December 8, 2016
Type: Modified Total Direct Costs (MTDC)
Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
FWA00002496Effective dates: July 20, 2014 - January 3, 2019
Animal Welfare Assurance - D16-00251 (A3397-01)Expiration date: November 30, 2020
NOTE: Children's Mercy currently uses the IACUC and animal facilities at the Unviersity of Missouri-Kansas City. UMKC is AAALAC accredited since January 17, 1978 and is also a USDA registered facility (43-R-0047).
Children's Mercy is a not-for-profit corporation with 501(c)(3) status. Date of our original 501(c)(3) determination: February 1956