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Welcome to ORA

The Office of Research Administration serves the Coral Gables, Miller School of Medicine and Rosenstiel Marine School communities

Clinical Trial

University of Miami Health System Starts Clinical Trial to Test Regenerative Treatment for Stroke.

Could a Pill Treat Concussions?

A $16 million grant to UM will fund cannabinoid research in hopes of discovering the first real treatment option for concussions.


ibis research Pre-Award System

New Grants Management System

It’s here!  The Office of Research Administration and UM’s Information Technology are happy to announce that the IBISResearch system  is now LIVE. Effective Monday, April 6 the new IBISResearch Grants and Sponsored Agreements system is up and running, and is available to the University research community. Please go to the IBISResearch website for more information.

IBISResearch provides a single portal to submit and track the following items to the Office of Research Administration:

  • Proposal or Grant Application
  • Contract
  • Sponsored Agreement
  • Award Modification Request (Rebudget, No Cost Extension, PI Change, etc)  


Submitting to ORA

The Office of Research Administration (ORA) utilizes central mailboxes to receive all incoming work.  These central mailboxes afford ORA the ability to receive, review and assign work within 24-48 hours of receipt.

research road map

Research Road Map

Please visit the Research Road Map page to learn about the resources for research support at the University of Miami. Many resources are available to researchers through our Find Funding, Develop Proposal, Submit Proposal, Manage Award and Close Out pages.

Grants Toolbox

Please visit the Grants Toolbox to view checklists, templates, guides, simulations, diagrams and worksheets related to research administration.