Office of Research Business Management

In support of the research strategic plan and to enhance grant management service to investigators, an Office of Research Business Management has been established within Research Administration. 

The Research Business Managers (RBMs) serves as centralized support for post award financial management of grants and contracts at Lurie Children’s. The RBMs work collaboratively with the Office of Sponsored Programs, Office of Sponsored Programs Accounting, Lurie Children’s Foundation and Research Administration Leadership. The RBMs provide proactive financial advice and planning to principal investigators and research staff.


Clinical Research Professionals-Research Business Managers June 2017 Meeting

Research Business Managers Contact Information

Cristina Goldsmith
Phone: 312.227.0249
Assigned Divisions:

  • Academic General Pediatrics
  • Child Abuse Pediatrics
  • Community Based Primary Care Pediatrics
  • Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Endocrinology
  • Epilepsy
  • Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute Basic Sciences
  • Developmental Biology
  • Human Molecular Genetics
  • Neurology
  • Clinical and Translational Research
  • Smith Child Health Research

Darryl Anderson
Phone: 312.227.7096

John Maurer

Phone: 312.227.3754