Workshop Resources: Administrator’s Boot Camp


This is your resource page for the 1/2 day eRA Workshop:  Administrator’s Boot Camp, taking place at the 2018 NIH Regional Seminar in Washington, DC on Wednesday, May 2. This workshop is offered in the morning and afternoon.  The information below applies to both time slots.

Presentation File:  (Note:  This particular workshop will provide a printed handout of the PPT onsite.)

Administrator’s Boot Camp (PPT)

Check-in on the Ballroom Level at the Seminar Registration desk for your name badge and resource materials.  Note: If you are also registered for the 2-day seminar, this will be your one-time check-in.  (The badge you receive at check-in will notate which workshop you are registered for – A.M. or P.M.)

If you are registered for the morning workshop:

7:00 – 8:30 a.m. Check-in

8:30-11:30 a.m.   Workshop

If you are registered for the afternoon workshop:

12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Check-in (only for those who did not participate in any morning workshops)

1:00 – 4:00 p.m.   Workshop

Reminder: We are not serving food or drink, with the exception of water, as per current HHS regulations. However, there are food and beverage options in the hotel and nearby.

Meet our Experts:

Presenters are Samantha Tempchin, Susan Toy, and Joel Snyderman:

  • Booths with additional experts: Please stop by the exhibit hall in the Regency Foyer to visit with presenters and additional NIH experts at the Grants Policy, Grants Information, and/or eRA booths to get your questions answered.
  • 1:1 Meet the Experts:  If your presenters are not included in the 1:1 Meet the Experts, chat with them during the workshop about the opportunity to meet with them during the 2-day seminar.  You may find many of our presenters and additional NIH Institute and Center staff at the 1:1 Meet the Experts for a 15 minute chat.  Register in advance at

We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday, May 2!