About the Office of Sponsored Research

The Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) is the Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) office for:

  • Review and submission of applications to research sponsors 
  • Receipt of sponsored research awards
  • Negotiation and execution of sponsored research agreements
  • Sponsored research account setup, maintenance and closeout

Staff roles and contact information is provided below and in our organizational chart and roles and responsibility matrix.

Email: OSRApps@georgetown.edu

OSR Proposal Management Office
Phone: (202) 687-0020
GU Medical Campus
Building D, Room 283

OSR Award Management Office
Phone: (202) 687-1227
GU Medical Campus
Building D, Suite 237

OSR Management

Doreen Robinson, Senior Associate Vice President for Sponsored Research 202-687-1390, dar82@georgetown.edu

Doreen Robinson, Ph.D., CRA, is the Director of Research Development Services (RDS) and the Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) and has overall responsibility for sponsored research activities, outreach and coordination at the Georgetown University Medical Center.

Trudy Bright, OSR Deputy Director 202-687-1227, brightt@georgetown.edu

Trudy Bright plays an integral role in operations management and coordination including proposal submission,  establishment of sponsored research spending accounts, negotiation of sponsored research agreements and coordination with GUMC administrative offices, departments and outside institutions.

Manuel Corday, OSR Assistant Director for Technology 202-687-1372, cordaym@georgetown.edu

Manuel Corday is a primary contact for GMS training and queries related to sponsored research proposal and award initiation and management. He also serves as the Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist for the School of Nursing & Health Sciences (SNHS),  Lung Biology Laboratory, Protein Information Resource (PIR) and the Georgetown Center for Innovation. Mr. Corday is also currently overseeing award management for the following departments: Microbiology, Neurosciences, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Physiology, Psychiatry, Radiology, Radiation and Pharmacology.

OSR Proposal Management Staff

John Bustillos, OSR Pre-award Proposal Manager 202-687-0020, jrb287@georgetown.edu

John Bustillos, the OSR Proposal Manager, works closely with RDS and has primary responsibility for review and approval of GUMC internal proposals submitted by RDS through GU PASS (10 days prior to submission deadline) and sponsor application packages, as well as electronic submission of finalized applications to sponsors (5 days prior to submission deadline).

Serena Ody, OSR Grants Specialist (Pre-award) 202-687-8584, artiss@georgetown.edu

Serena Ody is responsible for entering proposals into Georgetown’s financial system (GMS) and provides administrative support for the OSR Proposal Office.

OSR Award Management Staff

OSR Senior Grants and Contracts Officers and Subaward Specialists are assigned by function and department as listed below. 

Clairice Lloyd, Sr Grants & Contracts Officer 202-687-1207, lloydc@georgetown.edu. Please contact 

Clairice Lloyd, CRA, is responsible for Medical Center program project proposals and awards, including the Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG), Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS), Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening, and the Women’s Interagency HIV Study (WIHS), as well as the Neurology Basic Science Department. Programs and departments served by Ms. Lloyd are directed to contact Trudy Bright (202-687-1227, brightt@georgetown.edu) in Ms. Lloyd’s absence.

Marjan Mobini, Sr Grants & Contracts Officer 202-687-7866, mobinim@georgetown.edu

Marjan Mobini is responsible for all departments in the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center as well as Human Molecular Medicine, Oncology and Radiation Medicine. Basic science departments should contact Manuel Corday (202-687-1372, cordaym@georgetown.edu) and clinical departments are directed to Helen Mourant (202-687-4344, mourath@georgetown.edu) for assistance in Ms. Mobini’s absence.

Helen Mourat, Sr Grants & Contracts Officer 202-687-4344, mourath@georgetown.edu

Helen Mourat is responsible for sponsored research agreements for the departments of Anesthesia, Cell Biology, Clinical Bioethics, Medical Microbiology, Pathology, Family Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Med. Ctr. Admin, Ob-Gyn (includes IRH), Orthopedics, Surgery (Cardio, General, Plastic & Reconstructive, Transplant), Dean for Research, Department of Comparative Medicine, Office of Regulatory Affairs and Financial Aid (Medical School). In addition, Ms. Mourat is currently overseeing sponsored research agreements for Child Health and Human Development (CHHD), the Department of Medicine (including Cardiology, Dermatology, Emergency, Endo, Gastro, Laboratory, Internal, Pulmonary, Renal, Rheumatology), 

Kyle Donnellan, Grants & Contracts Sub-Awards Specialist 202-687-1701, kld89@georgetown.edu

Prosper Moussavou, Grants & Contracts Sub-Awards Specialist 202-687-8314, pdm75@georgetown.edu

Kyle Donnellan and Prosper Moussavou are responsible for initiating and managing all GUMC sub-award agreements, working closely with RDS and OSR grants & contracts officers. Contact Terry-ann Clarke-Nolan in RDS (tc236@georgetown.edu, 202-687-2262) to submit a subaward or independent contractor agreement (ICA) request in GU PASS. Once reviewed and approved, the submission is passed to Kyle or prosper for sub-award negotiation and sub-award setup in GMS.