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Date: Oct 2012

From the Office of Radiology Research

Dear Faculty and Staff:

We are pleased to announce that Ms. Mellissa Williams will be joining our Department as the new Research Administrator beginning November 1, 2012. Mellissa comes to us from New York University School of Medicine with experience in strategic planning, fund raising and both pre- and post-award grant development. While at NYU, she supervised a staff of five while managing a research grant portfolio totaling $8 million. In her new position, Mellissa will be working with Ms. Jill Jenkins and Dr. Joseph Helpern providing oversight of all research activities for the Department including administrative, financial, regulatory and personnel. Part of her responsibilities will specifically include assisting basic and clinical research staff in identifying potential funding opportunities, budget development and preparing grant submissions.  

Please join us in welcoming Mellissa to our staff!


Ms. Jill Jenkins, Business Manager

Dr. Joseph A. Helpern, Vice Chairman for Research


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