Other Research Proposal Requests

Request for Participant Contact
The Executive Committee reviews requests for participant contact.

Executive Committee Considerations

Applications for Outside Funding
The Executive Committee reviews applications for outside funding. The ancillary study must provide the funds needed for successful completion of the study. The need for such support must be stressed in research grant applications. For FHS executive committee review: Submit application by the 3rd Monday of the month for review the same month. Submit 6 weeks before grant deadline to insure time for correspondence, clarifications and modifications.

Costs include, but are not limited to:

Requests for Clinical Data
The Research Committee reviews requests for clinical data, including exam chart review and imaging data. A Framingham liaison and biostatistician need to be named on the application, and of particular importance is whether the proposal will require assistance from Framingham's Data Management team and the extent of the burden.