Research Resources

The Department of Surgery offers an array of resources to assist with your research endeavors. 

Department of Surgery Resources

Statistical Assistance: Rupak Mukherjee, Ph.D., associate professor, is available to assist with statistical analysis.

  Contact: 843-792-1698 |

Grant Writing: Caitlyn Schaffner., grants administrator, assists with grant applications

  Contact: 843-792-7558 |

Additionally, as part of the onboarding process, the Department provides a research manual as a reference:intranet:

Research Project and Mentor Database:

 Need a project? View our listing of active projects and available mentors

MUSC Resources 

SCTR: South Carolina Clinical & Translational Research Institute facilitates sharing of resources and expertise, and streamlining research-related processes to bring about large-scale, change in the clinical and translational research efforts in South Carolina. 

  • Nexus Research Center 
  • Research Coordination & Management 
  • Laboratory

Contact: 843-792-8300 |

ORSP: Office of Research & Sponsored Programs serves as the official point of contact for sponsored programs, and is the authorized signatory for all sponsored project activities at MUSC.

  • reviews and approves grant and contract proposal submissions,
  • reviews, negotiates and officially accepts all sponsored program agreements/awards,
  • provides post-award support services and guidance with the goal of maintaining regulatory, institutional and sponsor compliance.  

Contact: 843-792-3838