Research Finance Team

The Research Finance Team (RFT) consists of experts in Medicare coverage guidelines, budget development and negotiations. The RFT mission is to facilitate the efficient start-up of financially sound, fiscally compliant clinical trials that utilize clinical services and/or include billing to third parties or participants, and educating investigators and their study staff on the financial aspects of conducting these kinds of clinical research projects.

Program Leadership

Cynthia Spinks
Associate Director, Budgets/Coverage Review
Tracy Thurman
Research Program Manager- Budgets/Coverage Review