Pre-Protocol Development


The Office of Research Services (ORS) provides FREE pre-protocol consultation services to assist investigators with the development of their research questions into research proposals. ORS will walk you through fundamental study design elements and facilitate access to Mount Sinai research experts and mentors.

Pre-protocol consultation services include:

  • Scientific rationale and background
  • Research design and analysis advice
  • Resource needs assessment
  • General questions


To learn more or to request a consultation submit a Pre-Protocol Development ticket to the Office of Research Services.

Levy Library Research Support

  • Classes, workshops and consultations
  • Grant writing resources
  • Literature search support
  • PubMed tutorials
  • Reference management assistance
  • Research guides

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Emerging Investigators Resource

  • Enhancing your career
  • Mentorship and networking
  • Professional development
  • Research skills and resources

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Research 411 Portal

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