Health Colleges Research Services

Health Colleges Research Services, or HCRS, provides pre-award support to the following departments in the College of Osteopathic Medicine, the College of Human Medicine and the College of Nursing:

  • Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences
  • Community Researchers in Marquette, Traverse City, Grand Rapids (Mary Free Bed)
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Public Health - Flint
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Biology
  • Office of Medical Education Research and Development
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
  • Pediatrics and Human Development
  • Psychiatry (College of Osteopathic Medicine and College of Human Medicine)
  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine in Grand Rapids
  • Radiology (College of Osteopathic Medicine and College of Human Medicine)
  • Surgery
  • Translational Neuroscience
  • Overflow as needed for others

For a number of units, HCRS assisted with transitioning post-award administration to new staff members, and are currently on track to submit nearly 700 proposals by the end of October. 

Visit the Health Colleges Research Services site for more information and to request proposal assistance.


Melinda Kochenderfer
Phone:  (517) 432-4789