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Merit Submissions

New! Instructions for Preparing and Submitting a Letter of Intent (LOI) for Merit Review Clinical Trials. - Other ORD guidance documents can be also found on their Merit Review Program site.

ORD Submission Schedule for 2013 - Please note there are local requirements in order to meet the submission deadlines. Anyone interested in applying for VA funding should contact the Administrative Officer/Research at 402-995-3541. Some of these funding opportunities require a Letter of Intent or an Eligibility application. Tip Sheet - submission tips and Information reference sheet for submitting the SF-424 application.

Request for Funding Application (RFA) - (NOTE: This is an internal VA link, not available to the public) - These instructions are needed for each individual type of merit submission application filled out that has certain criteria in order to get through the screening process through the Central Office.

SF 424 (R&R) Application Guide for VA-ORD - (NOTE: This is an internal VA link, not available to the public) - This guide provides general guidance in preparing and submitting all VA-funded applications via The SF424 attachment templates for the merit review applications are also provided on the ORD intranet website.


Research Administrative Office (RAO)

R&D Committee - Wendy Inselman

IRB Committee - Denise Olsen

IACUC Committee - Carol Bohanan

Safety Committee - Rhonda Finch

Budgeting - Vacant

ARF - Bob Wiegert

Credentialing - Terry Scales

Purchasing - Terry Scales/Rhonda Finch

Travel Tasha Hernandez

IT/ADPAC Support - Terry Scales