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Administrative Services

The VVRC Administration Module provides financial and administrative support for all Cores as well as individual research projects. Particular services include:

- Disseminating information about Core services and personnel.

- Maintaining up-to-date module usage records and budgets including VUMC Scholarship allocations.

- Providing administrative support for the NEI sponsored Vision Training Program.

- Maintaining calendar of seminar series and communicating seminars of interest to VVRC community.

- Planning travel arrangements for visiting scientists and prospective trainees.

- Maintaining IRB and IACUC records.

- Organizing VVRC Module Directors and Vision Training Program Executive Committee meetings.

- Maintaining up-to-date mail lists of administrators, faculty, staff and trainees.

- Serving as liaison to other units within Vanderbilt, to vision research centers at other institutions and to the National Eye Institute.

Equipment and Facilities:
Fax Machine, Projector, Minolta CA-100 Color Analyzer and Luminance Meter

Module Director: Dr. David J. Calkins, Ph.D.
Office: 11425 Langford – MRB IV
Phone: (615) 936-6412

Administrative Assistant: Gale Newton
Office: 11425 Langford – MRB IV
Phone: (615) 343-7620