Office of Research Services (ORS)

Established in response to the needs of Mount Sinai's ever growing research community, the Dean's Office of Research Services (ORS) has been developed to facilitate the conduct of research through a centralized infrastructure. ORS is an integrated office available to assist investigators and research personnel with regulatory oversight requirements and administrative processes for protocol development and grant submissions.

ORS offers a range of services to basic science, translational, and clinical investigators and research personnel. These services include:

  • Consultations on pre-protocol development
  • Internal regulatory support to obtain IACUC and IRB approvals
  • External regulatory support, including assistance with IND/IDE submissions to the FDA, postings, and grant applications
  • Guidance on protocol management, including monitoring services and data safety monitoring plans
  • Research study recruitment and retention support, including assistance with developing brochures, newsletters, and web marketing (e.g.,
  • Facilitated training and mentoring for research personnel
  • Assistance with accessing other valuable research resources and tools including biostatistics and research information technology

Supported by Conduits – The Institutes for Translational Sciences, the ORS staff provides researchers with resources, information, and expertise on their research in order to foster the research enterprise within Mount Sinai, its affiliates, and the broader community.

For more information or to request a service, please e-mail or call 212-824-7294.

Contact Us

Office of Research Services (ORS)
Mount Sinai Health System
Center for Advanced Medicine
17 East 102nd Street
4th Floor, West Tower
New York, NY 10029
Tel: 212-824-7294
Fax: 212-824-2315
Send e-mail

Conduits is supported by grant #UL1TR001433 funded by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences’ Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA)