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Research Administrative Services

Julie C. Brabbs, MBA

Julie C. Brabbs, MBA, chief administrative officer
associate director for administration

Julie Brabbs joined the University of Michigan Medical School in 2006 and has been dedicated to cancer administrative leadership for 15 years. As the chief administrative officer of the Rogel Cancer Center, Julie oversees a broad team conducting research administration, clinical research, community outreach and engagement, educational initiatives, marketing and communications, patient and family support services, and more. Julie serves on the Rogel Cancer Center leadership teams and partners with the center director and associate directors to lead strategy and planning efforts across the center. Julie also serves on state and national boards, including the Michigan Cancer Consortium and the Cancer Center Administrator’s Forum, as well as numerous committees within Michigan Medicine. Julie is passionate about helping others to discover and build careers are aligned with their strengths, skills and interests.

Kristin Van Raaphorst
Kristin Van Raaphorst, MPA, CRA
assistant director
Research Administration
Lindsay Abbott
Lindsay Abbott
research administrator senior
Cancer Center Support Grant Accounts
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Lucia Baru
administrative specialist
Supporting: Eric Fearon, M.D., Ph.D.
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Luke Brown
administrative specialist
Business Operations, Membership
Erin Christensen
Erin Christensen, MA
administrative specialist
Supporting: Julie Brabbs, MBA
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Michelle Daoud
research administrator senior
Cancer Research Committee, Funding Opportunities
Dianne Gagne
Dianne Gagne, CPA
financial/business analyst
Gift Accounts
Jason Gillow

Jason Gillow, BBA, BSE

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Darla Kroft, BA
administrative specialist
Supporting: Anne Schott, M.D.

Patti Ramos, MPH, RD

Patti Ramos, MPH, R.D.
project manager
Working Groups, Metric Support

Kim Zuhlke
Kim Zuhlke, BA
program manager
Shared Resources, Shared Equipment