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Who we are:

Research Administration is a team of specialists with expertise in the areas of:

  • Clinical Contracts and Agreements
  • Clinical  Research Ethics
  • Development and Relations
  • Financial Services
  • Infrastructure Support/Resources
  • Internal Funding Opportunities

Services rendered through these areas provide support to HHSC’s research community to facilitate research activities conducted at all sites: Chedoke Hospital, Hamilton General Hospital, Juravinski Hospital, Juravinski Cancer Centre, McMaster Children’s Hospital, McMaster University Medical Centre, St. Peter’s Hospital, and West Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

In addition, Research Administration also collaborates with its affiliated institutions McMaster University and St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton on joint projects and harmonization of administrative policies and procedures, as well as streamlining processes for researchers in Hamilton.  HHSC’s Research Administration supports highly productive research institutes, centres, groups and programmes managing over $200 million in annual research revenue through more than 1,200 active research accounts.

What we do:

A researcher’s one-stop-shop, Research Administration provides administrative services from study inception to completion. Whether you’re a world-renown investigator broadening your field of interest, or a new researcher initiating your first study, Research Administration will help you get through the paper work and allow you to focus on what you do best–research!

Take a few minutes to peruse our new site. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, contact one of our specialists.

Know exactly what you’re looking for? Visit our forms page to access downloadable forms.

  • External Funding

    External Funding

    Opportunities to fund research innovations, programs, personnel, infrastructure and equipment are available through Federal, Provincial and Agency funding opportunities. For internal opportunities visit Internal Funding.
  • Financial Services

    Financial Services

    Budget and financial services for Research and Trust account holders.
  • Clinical Research Agreements and Contracts

    Clinical Research Agreements and Contracts

    Protecting you and your patients with legally-binding agreements and policy guidelines.
  • HiREB


    Reviewing research projects to ensure they meet acceptable ethical and scientific standards.
  • Clinical Trials

    Clinical Trials

    Clinical Trials – what researchers need to know If you are conducting a clinical trial at HHS (research involving human participants) there are a number of resources available to assist […]
  • Internal Funding

    Internal Funding

    Programs that support researcher growth and research development.
  • Capital / Infrastructure

    Capital / Infrastructure

    Research space requests, renovations and repairs.
  • Training & Education

    Training & Education

    Information about Webinars, Good Clinical Practice Training and more.
  • Mentoring Opportunities

    Mentoring Opportunities

    Youth programs cultivate the next generation of researchers.
  • Hiring & HR Guidelines

    Hiring & HR Guidelines

    Dedicated resources to support the HR needs of the research community, including assistance with hiring arrangements.
  • Forms and Downloads

    Forms and Downloads

    Know exactly what you’re looking for? A consolidated list of downloadable forms and templates is available here.
  • Research Communications

    Research Communications

    Share your research-related announcements, events and stories of interest.
  • Research Administration Staff Directory

    Research Administration Staff Directory

    We’re here to help! Feel free to consult us about any issues you might be having.
  • Research Awareness Month

    Research Awareness Month

    In celebration of Research Awareness Month, the office of Research Administration has special events throughout the month of October.